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Name: EUROPE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 27/11/1890
Completed: 04/1891
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 651
Dimensions: 5302grt, 3400nrt, 435.0 x 46.4 x 25.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (20, 47.5 & 77.5 x 60ins), 545nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 97855
History:
04/1891 National Steamship Co Ltd, Liverpool
1907 Atlantic Transport Co Ltd, Liverpool; renamed MOBILE
1911 A/S Hvalf Quilimane (Th Andersen), Larvik; renamed THØGER
1913 A/S Odd (Haldor Virik), Sandefjord; renamed GUVERNØREN
27/01/1915 Burned
Comments: 1911: Converted to a whaling factory ship
27/01/1915: Burned out at Odd Harbour, South Shetlands


Above photo as GUVERNØREN is copyright of M Moore

Above photo as GUVERNØREN is copyright of Serge Ouachee