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Name: GRANTALA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 28/05/1903
Completed: 1903
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 737
Dimensions: 3655grt, 1787nrt, 350.0 x 45.2 x 27.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (32, 51.5 & 84 x 54ins), 690nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 118370
History:
1903 Adelaide Steamship Co Ltd., Port Adelaide
1915 Red Funnel Shipping Co Ltd, London (Cie Générale Transatlantique)
1917 Renamed FIGUIG
1920 Cie Générale Transatlantique, Bordeaux
1934 Broken up
Comments: 1934: Sold to M Bertorello at Genoa for breaking up


Above photo as GRANTALA copyright of Allan Green

Above 3 photos as FIGUIG