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Yard No. 248

Yard Number 248 was named ELBE when launched on Saturday 02/04/1881 by John Elder & Co Govan for Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1881
Ship Type: Passenger Cargo Vessel
Ship's Role: Bremen-Southampton-New York
Tonnage: 4510 grt
Length: 416.5 feet
Breadth: 45 feet

Owner History:
Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen

She is recorded as having sank on 29/01/1895

Additional Information: A greyhound of her day. Maiden voyage 26th June 1881. Sank in the North Sea after colliding with the steamer CRAITHIE. 332 lives were lost.