S/S URANIA

S/S URANIA

Length: 68.6 m
Beam: 10.1 m
GRT: 1,136 t.
Built: Wigham Richardson & Co., Newcastle
Operator: Finland Steamship Co Ltd.
Speed: 12 kn
Passengers: I class: 22 II class: 34 III class: 186
Sailed mainly on Finland - Copenhagen - Hull line. She sank on Feb. 3, 1913 NW of Kullen in Kattegatt after collision in fog with the Norwegian S/S Fancy while on a passage from Hull to Copenhagen with coal and general cargo. Crew and passengers of the S/S Urania rescued by the heavily damaged Fancy to Elsinore, Denmark.

Postcard image of the URANIA by courtesy of Aleksi Lindström

 

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