built by John Elder & Co Govan,
Yard No 222

Last Name: HANCOCK (1898)
Propulsion: Single screw - 15 knots. Triple expansion installed 1898
Launched: Monday, 10/03/1879
Built: 1879
Ship Type: Passenger Vessel
Tonnage: 5147 grt
Length: 450 feet
Breadth: 45.4 feet
Owner History:
S.B.Guion, Liverpool
1884 Wm. G.Pearce, Liverpool
1898 U.S.Army transport
1902 U.S.Navy transport
Status: Scrapped - 05/1926

Remarks: Rebuilt to 5305 grt in 1898. Served as troopship in First World War in the US Navy
Previous update by Paul Strathdee
Previous update by Bruce Biddulph
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Last updated: by George Robinson from the original records by Stuart Cameron

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