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ALLARA

ALLARA

Built 1924

3,279 gross tons, 1,969 net. Lbd: 340'5" x 47'2" x 23'2".

Built by W Beardmore & Co Dalmuir, Glasgow for this concern and registered at Sydney.

Cargo vessel that also served as a collier from Newcastle New South Wales to Port Adelaide. Survived torpedo attack 1942 with loss of five crew. May 1952 sold to Greek interests renamed Sanetlena. Broken up at Rosyth 1953 (Allara- Aboriginal word for 'Day or Dawn')

Information supplied by John Hoskin @ Flotilla Australia

Cheers and GB

Gordy
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