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Name: CANTERBURY BELL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 1919
Completed: 06/1919
Builder: Charles Rennoldson & Co
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 197
Dimensions: 703grt, 319nrt, 180.4 x 28.0 x 12.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (14.5, 24 & 39 x 27ins), 110nhp
Engines by: Shields Engineering & Dry Dock Co Ltd, North Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 143297
History:
06/1919 Reddington SS Co Ltd (Chas H Pile), London
1919 Haig Shipping Co Ltd (JS Evans), Cardiff
05/01/1922 Sank
Comments: Laid down as WAR ALNE for The Shipping Controller, London
05/01/1922: Sank after her cargo shifted near Lundy Island
On a voyage from Llanelly to Corcubion with a cargo of coal