|General Cargo Ship.
Ship?s Yard: William Gray & Co. Ltd., West Hartlepool (Sunderland)
Call sign: MJPS
Ship?s Owner: Skjelbred O. A. T. Rederi A/S, Kristiansand (Christianssand)
LOA: 91,40 Mts. B: 12,40 Mts. D: 6,40 Mts.
Triple expansion engine. Cylinders 23, 37.5 and 61.5 inches. Two Scotch boilers. Mchy by Blair and Co. Stockton.
The British steamship Crathorne was torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine U-64, off Benidorm, on December 11th, 1917. The ship was on a voyage from Baltimore to Genoa with an unspecified cargo. Three lives were lost.