Greek cargo ship POSSIDON of 1909, built by William Gray, Hartlepool (yard no. 763). Ex ROSSANO. GRT 3840. Torpedoed on 9th September 1940 on route from New Orleans for Glasgow, carrying a cargo of 5410 tons of sulphur phosphate, by U-47 and sunk. 17 crew lost.
The photo shows the ship after a coll