Statistics

  

RETURN TO THE HOMEPAGE                                                                                                                                                                                                                     RMS MAURETANIA 2 1938


 

Historical Statistics:

 

 

 

Builder:

Cammell Laird Shipbuilders Ltd, Birkenhead, Merseyside, England, UK

Yard Number:

1029

Date of Build:

1938

Vessel Name:

RMS Mauretania (2)

Type of Vessel:

Passenger ocean liner

Date Launched:

1938

Launched by:

Lady Bates, wife of Sir Percy Bates (the then Chairman of Cunard Line)

Maiden Voyage:

17th June 1939

Liverpool to New York

Final Commercial Voyage:

15th September 1965

A cruise from New York to the Mediterranean and Southampton

Final Voyage:

10th November 1965

Southampton to Inverkeithing, Fife

Location Scrapped:

Inverkeithing, Fife 1965

 

 

Flag:

British

Port of Registry:

Liverpool, England, UK

Original Owners / Operators:

Cunard Line, Liverpool, England, UK

 

 

 

Technical Statistics:

 

 

 

Length:

772 ft

Breadth:

89 ft

Draft:

36 ft

Gross Registered Tonnage

20,551 tons

Power:

Single reduction geared steam turbines driving two propellers

Propulsion:

Two propellers

Maximum Speed:

23 knots

Service Speed:

23 knots

Passengers & Crew:

470 First class, 370 Cabin class, 300 Tourist class and 972 crew

 

 

 



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