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Name: CITY OF POONA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/12/1911
Completed: 02/1912
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 889
Dimensions: 7467grt, 4766nrt, 452.0 x 56.6 x 31.2ft
Engines: 2 x Q4cyl (19.5, 27.5, 40 & 58 x 45ins), 451nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 131423
History:
02/1912 Ellerman Lines Ltd (G Smith & Sons), Liverpool
1934 Renamed POONA (for delivery to breakers)
Q2/1935 Broken up
Comments: 12/04/1935: Arrived at Kobe for breaking up
Q2/1935: Broken up in Japan


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