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Name: TREVERBYN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 09/03/1910
Completed: 03/1910
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 412
Dimensions: 4163grt, 2642nrt, 363.2 x 51.0 x 26.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (25.5, 42 & 69 x 48ins), 374nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 122658
History:
03/1910 Hain SS Co Ltd (E Hain & Son), St Ives
03/09/1917 Sank
Comments: 03/09/1917: Sank after being mined 2 miles ESE of Ushinish Light, South Uist
on a voyage from Narvik to Manchester with a cargo of iron ore.
Mine laid by U-Boat U75 on 12/08/1917.


Above photo courtesy of Stuart Smith