Ships hit during WWI

Cairntorr

NameCairntorr
TypeSteamer
GRT3,588 tons
Country  British
Built1904
BuilderW. Doxford & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorCairn Line of Steamships, Ltd. (Cairns, Noble & Co.), Newcastle
HistoryTurret hull steamer.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Cairntorr


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
121 Mar 1915U 34 (Claus Rücker)Sunk7 miles S of Beachy Head
50° 40'N, 0° 15'E
Newcastle - Genoa
coal
0

Position of attack on Cairntorr

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