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Name: WESTOE HALL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 05/09/1914
Completed: 10/1914
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 444
Dimensions: 4241grt, 2702nrt, 369.5 x 51.0 x 26.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 42 & 69 x 48ins), 386nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136714
History:
10/1914 Nicholl Steamships Ltd (E Nicholl & Co), London
1916 Gulf Line Ltd (Furness, Withy & Co Ltd), London; renamed TURINO
04/02/1917 Sank
Comments: 04/02/1917: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat U43 when 174 miles
West of Fastnet on a voyage from Norfolk Va to Liverpool with general cargo.