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7,345 gross 1899 at Glasgow by Alexander Stephen & Sons Canadian Pacific Line 485ft x 59ft 
 1899 July 11, launched for Elder DempsterAtlantic Journey ID 6593
 1899 October, Boer War transportAtlantic Journey ID 6594
 1903 Taken over by Canadian Pacific LineAtlantic Journey ID 6595
 1914 Converted to a dummy battleship, renamed HMS Iron DukeAtlantic Journey ID 6596
 1915 Bought by Admiralti, converted to a naval oilerAtlantic Journey ID 6597
 1917 Purchased by Lane & MacAndrew, renamed OakleafAtlantic Journey ID 6598
 1917 July 25, torpedoed and sunk by German submarine 64 miles from Butt of Lewis, ScotlandAtlantic Journey ID 6599
The information listed above is not the complete record of the ship. The information was collected from a multitude of sources, and new information will be added as it emerges

Montezuma, Canadian Pacific Line steamship
Montezuma, Canadian Pacific Line steamship
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