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Name: AMSTELLAND
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/02/1920
Completed: 08/1920
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1053
Dimensions: 8156grt, 5128nrt, 470.1 x 61.5 x 32.1ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, DR geared
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
08/1920 NV Koninkl Hollandsche-Lloyd
28/02/1941 Sank
Comments: 26/02/1941: Hit by bombs from aircraft and disabled, 200 miles west of Ireland
28/02/1941: Sank whilst under tow. 1 crew died.