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Name: BANGARTH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/03/1895
Completed: 04/1895
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 699
Dimensions: 1565grt, 938nrt, 250.8 x 36.3 x 18.3ft
Engines: T3cyl (20, 33 & 54 x 36ins), 191nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 9.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 105288
History:
04/1895 Rea Steamship Co Ltd (R & JH Rea), Liverpool
1906 A/S D/S Scot (Kampmann, Møller & Herskind), Aarhus; renamed SCOT
1913 Managers became Kampmann & Herskind
23/04/1917 Sank
Comments: 23/04/1917: Captured and sunk by gunfire and explosives by U-Boat
UC44 when 12 miles E by N of St Abb’s Head at 56.02N – 01.46W
On a voyage from Copenhagen to Burntisland in ballast


Above photo as SCOT copyright of the Bangsbo Museum

Above photo as SCOT courtesy of Photoship

Shields Daily Gazette, Monday, 25/03/1895