SS Normandy (1910)
SS Normandy was a passenger vessel built for the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway in 1910.
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|Builder:||Earle's Shipbuilding, Hull|
|Launched:||12 May 1910|
|Out of service:||25 January 1918|
|Fate:||Torpedoed and sunk|
|Tonnage:||618 gross register tons (GRT)|
|Length:||192 feet (59 m)|
|Beam:||29.2 feet (8.9 m)|
|Draught:||14.1 feet (4.3 m)|
The passenger ship was torpedoed and sunk on 25 January 1918 in the English Channel 8 nautical miles (15 km) east by north of the Cap de La Hague, Manche, France (49°46′N 1°44′W) by SM U-90 with the loss of fourteen lives.
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- "There was yesterday launched…". Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer. England. 13 May 1910. Retrieved 1 December 2015 – via British Newspaper Archive.
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