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Yard No. 394
RMS BURUTU



Yard Number 394 was named BURUTU when launched on Tuesday 11/02/1902 by Alexander Stephen & Sons Glasgow for British & African SN Co (Elder Dempster & Co) Liverpool

Ship Particulars:
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


She is recorded as having sank on 03/10/1918

Additional Information: Sank after colliding with the CITY OF CALCUTTA when 25 miles SW of Bardsey Island on passage Freetown for Liverpool 148 lives lost
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