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Name: CERES also seen as CERERA and TSERERA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 07/05/1898
Completed: 06/1898
Builder: William Dobson & Co
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 99
Dimensions: 3315grt, 2176nrt, 345.6 x 46.2 x 15.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (23, 37 & 60 x 42ins), 255nhp
Engines by: Wigham Richardson & Co, Low Walker
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
06/1898 Russian Steam Navigation & Trading Co, Odessa
04/02/1917 Sank
Comments: 04/02/1917: Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat UB18, 37 miles N of Ouessant
On a voyage from Cardiff to Brest with a cargo of coal


Jarrow Express, Friday, 13/05/1898