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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Folia   British  Ram Head Ardmore Co Waterford  1917 

Folia : Principe Di Piemonte , Principello
Owner Lloyd Sabaudo Line,Italy 
Flag British  Builder James Laing & Co Sunderland 
Port London  Build Date 1907 
Official No 136640  Material Steel 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 6365 
Ship type Steam Ship  Dimensions 430 | 52.82 | 
Ships Role  Cargo Vessel  Rigging Style   2 Masts
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Ram Head Ardmore Co Waterford 
Date Lost 11/03/1917  Captain  
Cause Torpedoed  Crew Lost
Position 51.52 N / 07.40 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

Defensively armed cargo ship on Voyage New York to Avonmouth , Torpedoed 4 miles off Ram Head Ardmore Co Waterford by German submarine U-53 which surfaced and sunk the vessel by gunfire.

The vessel was partially salvaged in the 1977s for her Brass cargo

 
Record Created on  27/08/2008
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