built by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton,
Yard No 618

Last Name: TARA (1914)
Propulsion: Steam
Launched: Tuesday, 10/10/1899
Built: 1900
Ship Type: Passenger Vessel
Tonnage: 1862 grt
Length: 329 feet
Breadth: 39.1 feet
Owner History:
London & North Western Railway Company, Dublin
1914 Admiralty requisition as armed boarding steamer
Status: Torpedoed & Sunk - 05/11/1915

8/8/1914 requisitioned by the Admiralty for use as an Armed Boarding Steamer and commissioned as HMS Tara
Torpedoed by U.35 in Sollum Bay
Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Previous update by George Robinson
Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid

Last updated: by John Ward~McQuaid from the original records by Stuart Cameron

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