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PS Juno (1937)

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PS Juno : Photo from the Geoffrey Grimshaw collection by kind courtesy of Gillon Ferguson

Launched on May 25th, 1937 by Fairfield Engineering & Shipbuilding Co, Glasgow
Engines : Triple expansion 3 cylinder diagonal , 25, 39 and 61 in x 60 in
Dimensions : 223'6" x 30'1"
642 Gross Registered Tonnes

Sister ship of PS Jupiter, which had been launched six weeks earlier
Requisitioned by the Admiralty alongside her sister and given the name HMS Helvellyn
Sunk by enemy bombing during an air attack on London on March 19th, 1941

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