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Name: CLIFTONIAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 1911
Completed: 05/1911
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 180
Dimensions: 4303grt, 2775nrt, 380.0 x 49.0 x 26.5ft
Engines: T3cyl, 367nhp
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 132541
History:
05/1911 Cambrian Steam Navigation Co Ltd (J Mathias & Son), London
06/02/1917 Sank
Comments: 06/02/1917: Sank after being torpedoed by U-Boat U85 when 4.5 miles
S by E of Galley Head, outward from Cardiff with a cargo of coal.