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Battersea Bridge

Names and owners




1901 Battersea Bridge Bridge Steam Shipping Co. Ltd.
1905 Battersea Bridge W. Gray & Co. Ltd.
1912 Florrieston Florrieston S.S. Co. Ltd.


The British steamship Florrieston was torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine U-91 (Alfred von Glaenapp) off Portavogie, Northern Ireland, on April 20th, 1918. The ship was on a voyage from Almeria, Spain to Glasgow with a general cargo. 19 crew were lost. Master John J. Cunningham.

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