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Name: CERES also listed as CERERA
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:
History:
06/1898 Russian Steam Navigation & Trading Co, Odessa
04/02/1917 Sank
Comments: 04/02/1917: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat UB18 about 20 miles
north of Ouessant on a voyage from Cardiff to Brest with coal