Yard No. 438

built by D & W Henderson Ltd Glasgow in 1905



Yard Number 438, was named CALEDONIA when launched on Saturday, 22/10/1904 by D & W Henderson Ltd Glasgow , for Anchor Line (Henderson Bros.), Glasgow.

She ended her days torpedoed and sank on 04/12/1916

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1905
Ship Type: Passenger Vessel
Ship's Role: Transatlantic Glasgow - New York
Tonnage: 9223 grt
Length: 500 feet
Breadth: 58.3 feet
Owner History:
Anchor Line (Henderson Bros.), Glasgow

Additional Information: Maiden voyage March 25th, 1905 Glasgow
New York. August 1914 requisitioned as a troop ship. On December 4th, 1916 sunk by enemy submarine (U65) 125 miles East by South of Malta on passage Salonica for Marseille with mails
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