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Name: TREVAYLOR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 07/11/1912
Completed: 12/1912
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 430
Dimensions: 4249grt, 2713nrt, 369.9 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: 133214
History:
12/1912 Hain SS Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
1934 Lensen Transport Ltd (Cornelis A Lensen), London; renamed FREDERIKA LENSEN
1940 Austin Friars Steam Shipping Co Ltd (Galbraith, Pembroke & Co), London
20/07/1942 Wrecked
Comments: 20/07/1942: Beached and wrecked at Grand Vallée Bay, PQ after being
torpedoed by U-Boat U132 in position 49.22N – 65.12W
On a voyage from Montreal to Sydney NS in ballast


Above photo as TREVAYLOR copyright of Stuart Smith

Above photo as FREDERIKA LENSEN copyright of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart