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Name: CITY OF MYSORE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 09/06/1914
Completed: 07/1914
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 837
Dimensions: 5294grt, 3416nrt, 401.1 x 51.3 x 29.7ft
Engines: T3cyl, 534nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 137390
History:
07/1914 Ellerman Lines Ltd (Hall Line Ltd), Liverpool
23/02/1915 Wrecked
Comments: 23/02/1915: Wrecked on Kumuriya Ridge, Ceylon on a voyage from
Calcutta to London with a cargo of jute and tea


Above photo courtesy of Clive Ketley