Yard No. 410
RMS ATRATO

built by Robert Napier Govan in 1888

(ATRATO)

RMS ATRATO

Yard Number 410, was named ATRATO when launched on Saturday, 22/09/1888 by Robert Napier Govan , for Royal Mail Steam Packet Co .



Other names she bore were: THE VIKING (1912). Her last recorded name was VIKNOR (1914)

She is recorded as having sank on 13/01/1915

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1888
Ship Type: Passenger Vessel
Tonnage: 5386 grt
Length: 421.2 feet
Breadth: 50 feet
Draught: 25 feet
Owner History:
Royal Mail Steam Packet Co
Viking Cruising Co (1912)
The Admiralty (1914)

Additional Information: Converted to Armed Merchant Cruiser 1914 and renamed VIKNOR. Sank without trace with loss of 284 lives possibly after striking German mine
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