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Name Nationality Location Date Lost
African Prince   British  60nm northwest of Tory Island.  1917 

African Prince : 
Owner Prince Line Ltd 
Flag British  Builder Short Bros Sunderland 
Port   Build Date 1903 
Official No 114448  Material  
    Tonnage nrt/grt 4916 
Ship type Steam Ship  Dimensions 410 | 52 | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style   
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  60nm northwest of Tory Island. 
Date Lost 21/07/1917  Captain  
Cause Torpedoed  Crew Lost  
Position 56.00 N / 09.30 W  Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History
During a voyage from Liverpool to Newport she was torpedoed by U-66 60 miles northwest of Tory Island.  
Record Created on  17/10/2008
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