RMS BURUTU
built by Alexander Stephen & Sons Glasgow,
Yard No 394

Port of Registry: Liverpool
Propulsion: Steam
Launched: Tuesday, 11/02/1902
Built: 1902
Ship Type: Passenger Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 3863 grt
Length: 360 feet
Breadth: 44 feet
Owner History:
British & African SN Co. (Elder, Dempster & Co), Liverpool
Status: Sunk - 03/10/1918

Remarks: Sank after colliding with the CITY OF CALCUTTA when 25 miles SW of Bardsey Island on passage Freetown for Liverpool 148 lives lost
Previous update by Paul Strathdee
Previous update by Bruce Biddulph

Last updated: by George Robinson from the original records by Stuart Cameron




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