SS Dunvegan Castle

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Name SS Dunvegan Castle
Builder/Built 1896 Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co Ltd
Type passenger liner, single screw
Displacement 5,958 tons


Built for the Castle Mail Packets Co. Ltd, London, became a part of the Union Castle Line. Served as a troopship during WW1 and was for a time a makeshift hospital ship in the Dardanelles.

Sold to be broken up in Kiel during 1924.

Soldiers carried

Alexandria to England 13 - 23 Sep 1915

England to Fremantle 4 July - 15 August 1919