SS Min undergoing sea trials 1922. Built by John Readhead & Sons in their West Yard South Shields for Mercantile SS Co Ltd(E Hain & Sons), St Ives. This 4694 grt Cargo Ship was completed in July '22. 400ft long, 53ft beam & 26ft draught. She was powered by a triple cylinder steam expansion engine gave 475 nhp to her single screw . Transferred to Hain SS Co Ltd in '23. Renamed SS Treminnard in 36. Sank on 02/08/42 after being torpedoed by U160 whilst in ballast from Alexandria to Trinidad.
SS Aquarama Detroit | SS Aquarama, formally known as the SS Marine Star, was a World War II troop ship for the United States Navy. In 1952, it was converted into the largest passenger ship ever to operate in the Great Lakes.