Name TRANSMITTER
Type Cable Ship
Year 1914
GRT 901
Engines Steam
Builder GOOLE SHIPBUILDING & REPAIRING CO. LTD.
At GOOLE (Dutch River)
Launch date 07-08-1913
Yard number 152
Owners Eastern Telegraph Co., London
History Sold in 1930 to the French Government and renamed ARAGO, operated by Postes et Telegraphes, Dakar. Served as a French naval auxiliary X.82 from 1939 to August 1940, and by 1946 was a salvage vessel in the French Navy
Fate Broken up in 1950

Photos from Stan Threadgould's collection

Launching into the Dutch River

... and fitting out in Barge Dock


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