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Name: COMBE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched:
Completed: 12/1912
Builder: Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd
Yard: Bill Quay
Yard Number: 180
Dimensions: 2030grt, 1222nrt, 275.2 x 39.0 x 18.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (21, 35 & 58 x 39ins), 244nhp
Engines by: J Dickinson & Sons Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 135180
History:
12/1912 Stephenson Clarke & Co, London
14/10/1915 Missing
Comments: 04/1915: Requisitioned as a collier & ammunition ship
12/10/1915: Left Liverpool for Archangel with a cargo of munitions
14/10/1915: Last seen by passing vessel


Photo courtesy of Clive Ketley