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Name: CITY OF PARIS
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 24/12/1920
Completed: 02/1922
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1129
Dimensions: 10902grt, 6855nrt, 484.7 x 59.3 x 32.6ft
Engines: 6 x steam turbines, 1315nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 146256
History:
02/1922 City Line Ltd (G Smith & Sons), Glasgow
1935 Ellerman Lines Ltd (City Line Ltd), Glasgow
02/1956 Broken up
Comments: 24/02/1956: Arrived at Newport for breaking by John Cashmore Ltd


Above photo courtesy of John Crossland