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  1. Help with understanding the last hours of the SS Camlough (Engine and Boiler Room)

    The Engine Room
    I'm in the process of researching the SS Camlough, which was wrecked near to where I live on the coast at Monreith in Southwest Scotland. Part of the remaining stern of the vessel has been exposed by this winter's storms. On 14th January, the vessel came to rest, stranded high on rocks and...
  2. What might have Caused Engine Failure on the SS Camlough?

    Coasters
    I've been researching the events which lead up to the stranding (and wrecking) of the SS Camlough in 1932 on a beach near where I live in Southwest Scotland. Built in 1920, the Camlough was coal-fired a 166 ft. single boiler/triple expansion engine ship, one of the fleet of 'Kelly's Coal...
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