FURNESS SHIPBUILDING COMPANY LTD., HAVERTON HILL

Name ALBERT C. FIELD
Type Cargo (Laker)
Yard Number 44
Launched 28/05/1923
Completed 06/1923
Off. Number 147767
Engine builder McColl & Pollock, Sunderland
Engine type T 3-cyl, aft
GRT 1764
Length (feet) 252.5
Beam (feet) 43.3
First owner Eastern Steamship Co. Ltd., Middlesbrough / St. Catherine's, Ontario
History 1937 Upper Lakes & St. Lawrence Transportation Co. Ltd., St. Catherine's, Ontario
   
Fate 18/06/1944 torpedoed and sunk by German aircraft off the Dorset coast (50.28N 01.46W) on passage Penarth for the Normandy beachhead with ammunition and mail.

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