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Name: DJEBEL-AMOUR
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 20/03/1931
Completed: 05/1931
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1400
Dimensions: 2908grt, 1545nrt, 325.0 x 44.6 x 24.4ft
Engines: 3 x Steam turbines, DR geared
Engines by: Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Reg Number: n/a
History:
05/1931 Compagnie de Navigation Mixte, Marseille
12/04/1955 Broken up
Comments: Accommodation for 16 x 1st Class & 18 x 3rd Class passengers
08/1944: Scuttled in the Bassin Nationale, Marseille
08/1946: Returned to service after repair
12/04/1955: Breaking up commenced at Savona by Angelo Bertorello


Above photo is courtesy of Photoship

Above photo is courtesy of Photoship

Shields Daily News, Saturday, 21/02/1931