HMT Cawdor Castle

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Name HMT Cawdor Castle
Builder/Built 1902 Barclay, Curle & Co, Glasgow
Type Cargo /passenger steamer
Displacement 6,235 tons
Speed 14 knots


Built for the Union Castle Line, and used during WW1 as a a trop ship in the Mediterranean.

Went ashore at Conception Bay South West Africa and was a total loss in 1926

Soldiers carried

Alexandria to Gallipoli 10 - 14 August 1915