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History

On June 24th, 1917, Telegraaf XVIII, on a voyage from Rotterdam to London with general cargo. She was sunk by the German submarine UC-64 26 miles west or 36 miles WSW from Hoek van Holland.

Description

Built: E. J. Smit & Zoon, Hoogezand
Owner: Ch. Cornelder & Zn. Rotterdam

People on board10
Length158.8 feet (48.4 m)
Width21.7 feet (6.6 m)
Tonnage306 ton

References

Down on 7 December

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Wrecks of Flevoland

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