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Name Official number Flag IMO
SUNLIGHT  124033  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1907  29/11/1906   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker   Steel Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Napier & Miller Ltd, Old Kilpatrick Old Kilpatrick  155 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1433 grt / 1298 nrt / 2200 dwt 230.9 ft  37.2 ft  21.1 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Lever Brothers Ltd, Port Sunlight  Liverpool  26/01/1907 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Built to carry oils in bulk and general cargo 
Remarks
With RENDOVA, the last large sailing ships built on the Clyde. 
End year Fate / Status
1915  Torpedoed 06/06/1915 
Disposal Detail
Captured and sunk by the German submarine U-35, 20 miles southwest of Galley Head, Ireland (Macoris for Glasgow with a cargo of molasses). The crew of 20 were rescued by a Government trawler and brought into Queenstown. 
 

 



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