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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Brookby   British  Fastnet rock Co Cork  1917 

Brookby : SS Brookby
Owner Ropner & Co West Hartlepool 
Flag British  Builder Ropner & Son , Stockton 
Port West Hartlepool  Build Date 1905 
Official No 119870  Material  
    Tonnage nrt/grt 2371 / 3679 
Ship type Steam Ship  Dimensions 325 | 48.22 | 25.9
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style   
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location 155 miles SW of the  Fastnet rock Co Cork 
Date Lost 19/06/1917  Captain  
Cause Torpedoed and Sunk  Crew Lost  
Position 49.21 N / 12.05 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

The defensively Armed British Merchant Steam Ship Brookby was captured and Torpedoed by the German Uboat U60 155 miles south west of the fastnet on voyage Sagunto to the Tees with iron ore.

 
Record Created on  09/11/2008
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