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Researched & Copyright © Martin Edwards 2008

SS St. Patrick was built by JOhn Brown Clydebank in 1906 and lauched Saturday 24th February 1906. She was driven by 3 steam turbines. Her tonnage was 2531 tonnes, length 350 feet and breadth 41 feet. She was owned by Fishguard & Rosslare Railways and Harbours Company and was used as a ferry between Fishguard and Rosslare. From 1914 to 1919 she was requisitioned as a hospital ship, HMHS St Patrick. She was destroyed when she caught fire at Fishguard in 1929; scrapped by T W Ward Ltd.

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