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Name: WAR MANSION
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 27/05/1918
Completed: 07/1918
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 946
Dimensions: 3135grt, 1859nrt, 331.0 x 46.8 x 23.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 41 & 68 x 45ins), 430nhp
Engines by: North Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 142587
History:
07/1918 Shipping Controller, British Government
1919 British India Steam Navigation Co Ltd, London; renamed WARIALDA
1948 Salvedore Co (P Bauer, manager), London; renamed BASINGDALE
1949 Soc di Nav Tomei, Genova; renamed ANGELICA
14/02/1967 Broken up
Comments: 14/02/1967: Broken up at Savona
10'1969: Breaking up completed at La Spezia


Photo courtesy of Stuart Smith