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Name: BRONZE WINGS launched as RYNFIELD
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/11/1914
Completed: 03/1915
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 223
Dimensions: 3874grt, 2400nrt, 375.2 x 51.9 x 23.7ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 41 & 69 x 48ins), 371nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136812
History:
03/1915 N Hallett & Co
1917 P Samuel & Co; renamed NOELLE
1922 Redcroft Steam Navigation Co Ltd, (Lewis Lougher & Co Ltd, managers), London
1922 Renamed LADY CHARLOTTE
1936 DA Kydoniefs, Andros, Greece; renamed MOSCHA D KYDONIEFS
1946 EJ Chandris; renamed VARVASSI
05/01/1947 Wrecked
Comments: 19/11/1914: Launched as RYNFIELD
05/01/1947: Wrecked near the Needles Light House


Photo courtesy of Richard Cox