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    Posted: 12 Nov 2010 at 11:41
Grantully Castle (1910)
HMHS Grantully Castle

Builder:
Barclay Curle & Company
Glasgow, Scotland
Keel laid:
N/A
Launched:
October 11, 1909
Year built:
1910
Completed:


January 1910
Fate:
Scrapped at Bo'ness, Scotland in 1939.


Owner
Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company
London, England


Dimensions, machinery and performance
Length:
450' 7" (PP)
Engines:
2 Quadruple expansion
Beam:
54' 4"
Boilers:
N/A
Draft:
N/A
Shafts:
2
Gross tons:
7,606
HP:
N/A
DWT:
N/A
Speed:
13 knots
Crew:
N/A
Funnels:
1
Passengers:
N/A
Masts:
2


Notes
Jan. 1915:
Used as troopship.
May 1915:
Converted into a hospital ship with 552 beds.
Mar. 11, 1919:
Returned to Union-Castle Line.
http://www.maritimequest.com/liners/grantully_castle_1910_data.htm
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