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Name Official number Flag IMO
ANSELM  164275  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1935  15/10/1935  17/12/1935 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Steam Turbine  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton Leven Yard  1276 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5954 grt / 3609 nrt / 3850 dwt 412.3 ft  55.7 ft  28.5 ft  24.1 ft 
Engine builder William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton
Engine detail
One shaft single reduction three stage Parsons turbine 360 nhp
3 SE Howden- Johnson multitubular boilers 250 lbs Howden's and superheaters. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Booth Steamship Co. Ltd., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
1940 Troopship 
Remarks
Ordered for Booth Line's service from Liverpool to Northern Brazil via Portugal. 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Torpedoed 05/07/1941 
Disposal Detail
05/07/1941 torpedoed U.96 in 44.25N - 28.35W on passage Gourock to Freetown with troops.
1058 survivors, 258 lost. 
 

 



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