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Yard No. 155
ss WINIFRED



Yard Number 155 was named WINIFRED when launched on by Bow McLachlan & Company Paisley for Uganda Railways (Govt of Kenya)

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1901
Ship Type: Passenger-cargo steamer
Tonnage: 662grt, 500t displ
Length: 189ft
Breadth: 29ft

Owner History:
Uganda Railways (Govt. of Kenya)


She is recorded as having sank on 1936

Additional Information:
for service on Lake Victoria; assembled at Kisumu and launched 13/2/1902
Armed as gunboat in WW1
Found to be unseaworthy, an sunk as breakwater off Luamba Island in 1936
Schell notes broken up in 1954

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