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Name: ADDAH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 08/11/1904
Completed: 02/1905
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 780
Dimensions: 3149grt, 1977nrt, 350.4 x 48.3 x 20.7ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 42 & 70 x 45ins), 478nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 120828
History:
02/1905 British & African Steam Navigation Co Ltd (Elder, Dempster & Co), Liverpool
15/06/1917 Sank
Comments: 15/06/1917: Torpedoed, shelled & sunk by U-Boat UC69, 35 miles SW of Penmarch
On a voyage from Montreal to Cherbourg carrying general cargo