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Name: BELLVIEW
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/09/1921
Completed: 01/1922
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 468
Dimensions: 4677grt 2794nrt, 400.3 x 52.1 x 25.9ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 44 & 73 x 48ins), 455nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 144099
History:
01/1922 Keighley SS Co Ltd (J Bell & Co, managers), Hull
1933 CE Embiricos, Andros, Greece; renamed OLGA E EMBIRICOS
29/01/1944 Sank
Comments: 29/01/1944: Torpedoed & sunk in the Gulf of Aden


Photos as BELLVIEW courtesy of Richard Cox