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Name: BRASILIA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 24/04/1906
Completed: 06/1906
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 788
Dimensions: 6585grt, 4217nrt, 449.0 x 53.2 x 31.4ft
Engines: Q4cyl (25.5, 36.5, 52 & 75 x 51ins), 402nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
06/1906 Hamburg-Amerika Linie, Hamburg
1919 French Government, Dunkerque
1923 Hamburg-Amerika Linie, Hamburg
1926 Renamed GRANADA
20/09/1931 Broken up
Comments: 08/1914: Laid up at Barcelona
1919: Ceded to France as a war reparation
20/09/1931: Arrived at Genoa for breaking up by Mermontana


Jarrow Express, Friday, 27/04/1906