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Name: BULLMOUTH
Type: Tanker
Launched: 02/04/1927
Completed: 10/1927
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 541
Dimensions: 7519grt, 4342nrt, 440.3 x 59.5 x 32.7ft
Engines: Oil engine, 6cyl (32.25 & 59ins), 1204nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 149877
History:
10/1927 Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co Ltd, London
29/10/1942 Sank
Comments: 29/10/1942: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boats U409 and U659 in
33.20N 18.25W on a voyage from Freetown to the Tyne in ballast.