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Photographer:Gordy [View profile]Title:GEORGICAdded:Jul 17, 2012
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Photo Category: Passenger Vessels
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GEORGIC
UK

Name: MV Georgic

Owner: 1932-1934: White Star Line

1934-1949: Cunard White Star Line

1949-1956: Cunard Line

Route: Liverpool - New York

Completed: 1931

Maiden voyage: 25 June 1932

In service: 1932-1941, 1945-1956

Out of service: 1956

Fate: Bombed and sunk July 1941, salvaged by Shipbreaking Industries Ltd October 1941, refloated and refurbished 1942-1944, resumed service as a troop transport in 1945, resumed civilian service 1948, scrapped 1956.
Status: Scrapped 1956
General characteristics
Tonnage: 27,759 gross tons
Length: 711 ft
Propulsion: Twin propellers, diesel electric propulsion
Speed: 19 knots

Details: Wikipedia

Photo Credits: The Late Allan Green Collection Vic Australia

Cheers and GB

Gordy
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Gordy on Jul 17, 2012 17:15 (2 years ago)
She looked better with her two funnels if I am correct Mr Dot
Mr. DOT on Jul 17, 2012 16:49 (2 years ago)
as built, the georgic was a splendid design, but looked rather spartin after her wartime rebuild! a real nice post, thanks, mrdot.
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