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The Poseidon sunk on 31 July 1918 at Cape Delaware after a collision with a British steamer. There were 6 casualties. 


  • Built: 1914 by Dunlop, Bremner & Co, Glasgow
  • Owner: KNSM  NV, Amsterdam
  • Length: 90.16 m
  • Width: 13,18 m
  • Speed: 10,5 knots
  • Tonnage: 1909

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