Yard No. 272
ss BARON WEMYSS

built by Dunlop Bremner & Co Port Glasgow in 1912

(BARON WEMYSS)

ss BARON WEMYSS

Yard Number 272, was named BARON WEMYSS when launched on Friday, 29/11/1912 by Dunlop Bremner & Co Port Glasgow , for Kelvin Shipping Co. (H Hogarth & Sons), Ardrossan.

Her main engines were built by Dunsmuir & Jackson , she was powered by T. 3-cyl 156nhp

She ended her days torpedoed and sank on 07/03/1917

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1912
Ship Type: Steamship
Tonnage: 1605 grt
Length: 275.3 feet
Breadth: 40.1 feet
Owner History:
Kelvin Shipping Co. (H Hogarth & Sons), Ardrossan

Additional Information: Captured and torpedoed by UC43 when 73 miles NW by W from Fastnet on passage Huelva for the Clyde
Previous update by Stuart Cameron