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 KING GEORGE V

Gaelic Name: N/A
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HISTORY
SHIPS CREW
 USUAL ROUTE:
Oban - Iona / Staffa (CalMac)
 
 Picture: In Rothesay Bay 1973, William Murdoch
 DETAILS
Type: TSS
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Built: 1926
Launched: 4/29/1926
Acquired: 
Entered Service: 
Disposed: 1975
Ordered By: Turbine Steamers Ltd
Cost: 
Registered: Glasgow
Launched by: 
Named after: 
 DIMENSIONS
Length: 260.6'
Draught: 10.6'
Breadth: 32.1'
Gross tonnage: 985
 CAPACITIES
Passengers: 814
Cars: 0
Crew: 
Lifeboats (Number of): 
 TECHNICAL
Builders: William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton
Yard No: 1182
Engine Builders: Parsons Marine Turbine Co. Ltd, Wallsend.
Machinery: 6 Steam Turbines SRG Sc. New Boiler 1929, 1935.
Speed: 20.8 kts
Hoist & Lifts: 
 FACILITIES

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 REMARKS
She has now been scrapped after she moved to Cardiff for use as restaurant. She suffered a serious fire.
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