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Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Ennistown   British  St.George's Channel  1917 

Ennistown : Eimstad
Owner Grefstad & Herlofso 
Flag British  Builder R Thompson & Sons Ltd,Sunderland 
Port London  Build Date 1908 
Official No 137250  Material Steel 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 396 / 689 
Ship type Steam Ship  Dimensions 195 | 30 | 10.9
Ships Role  Cargo Vessel  Rigging Style   
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
Engine by George T. Grey, South Shields.
T.3-cyl. (14", 23" & 38" x 27") 72 nhp. 
 
Wreck Location  St.George's Channel 
Date Lost 24/03/1917  Captain  
Cause Scuttled  Crew Lost  
Position 52.31 N / 05.44 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

SS Ennistown British merchant steamer voyage Dublin to Cardiff in ballast was captured by the German Submarine UC-65 and scuttled 10 miles S/E from the south Arklow lightship

 
Record Created on  27/08/2008
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