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Owner: Oceanic Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. (White Star Line)

Ship Name:

CEDRIC

Vessel type: Passenger and cargo ship

Official No: 115354

Builder: Harland & Wolff Ltd,
Queen's Island, Belfast

Yard No: 337

Laid down: 13 October 1900

Launched: 21 August 1902

Handed over: 31 January 1903

Port & Date of Registry: Liverpool, 29 January 1903

Managing Owner & Address: Harold Arthur Sanderson,
30 James Street, Liverpool

Description

Number of Decks: 4 & Shade

Number of Masts: 4

Rigged: Schooner

Stern: Elliptical

Build: Clencher

Framework & Description of Vessel: Steel

Number of Bulkheads: 11

Number of water ballast tanks: 16

Dimensions

Length: 680.9 feet

Breadth: 75.35 feet

Depth: 44.15 feet

Gross Registered Tonnage: 21,034.88 tons

Machinery

Engine Builder: Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast

Engine Type: 2 X quadruple expansion inverted direct acting surface condensing

Cylinders: 2 X 33; 2 X 47½; 2 X 68½; 2 X 98 inches

Stroke: 63 inches

Nominal Horse Power: 2,295

Boilers

Description: Cylindrical multi-tubular

Number: 8 double ended

Iron or Steel: Steel

Pressure when loaded: 210 lbs

Screw: Twin

Speed: 16 knots

Signal Letters: T. S. V. B.

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