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Name: WOODFIELD
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 14/09/1916
Completed: 02/1917
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 228
Dimensions: 4300grt, 2681nrt, 400.0 x 53.0 x 24.3ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 45 & 74 x 48ins), 465nhp
Engines by: Blair & Co Ltd, Stockton
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 139194
History:
31/01/1917 Woodfield Steamship Co Ltd, (Woods, Tylor & Brown, managers), London
1933 C Malamos, Andros, Greece; renamed SOULIOTIS
1938 Hellenic Shipping Co "Triton" SA, Andros
1951 AG Potamianos & Bros, Andros; renamed HELENI
23/04/1953 Broken up
Comments: 12/12/1951: Wrecked 1 mile off the NW coast of Lesbos
On a voyage from Port Sudan to Constanta
23/04/1953: Wreck salvaged and broken up at La Spezia


Above photo as SOULIOTIS is courtesy of Richard Cox