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Name: TRELISSICK
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 06/07/1909
Completed: 08/1909
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 408
Dimensions: 4168grt, 2647nrt, 363.4 x 51.1 x 26.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 42 & 69 x 48ins), 385nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 122656
History:
08/1909 Hain SS Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
15/07/1917 Sank
Comments: 15/07/1917: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat UC72 when 80 miles
SW by W of Ouessant on a voyage from Boston to Bordeaux with oats and steel