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Duchess of Richmond

Operating Area : Portsmouth-Ryde railway connections
Built in 1910 by D & W Henderson of Glasgow
Length : 190.2 feet - breadth 26.1 feet  (58 x 8.0 metres)
Gross tonnage : 365
Engine : Compond diagonal  27 and 51 in x 54 in

Built to maintain railway connections from Portsmouth to Ryde on the Isle of Wight for the LSWR / LBSCR
Launched : 11/6/1910
Served as a minesweeper as HMS Duchess of Richmond during World War I
Mined and sunk in the Mediterranean 
Sea on 28/6/1915

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