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What was the speed of the 7,900 grt P&O liner SS Arabia, ...

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What was the speed of the 7,900 grt P&O liner SS Arabia, built Greenock, 1898? Not to be confused with White Star's SS Arabic.
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Expert:  MsWest replied 6 years ago.

Hello, Gordon, and welcome back to Just Answer.

The speed of the ship was 18 knots per hour. Here is a website that describes the ship in detail: http://www.clydesite.co.uk/clydebuilt/viewship.asp?id=15029 This site also has a photo of the ship and gives a history of her up until her sinking from being hit by a German submarine torpedo on 6/11/1916.

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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Thank you for your help.

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Expert:  MsWest replied 6 years ago.

You're very welcome! I'm glad I could help.

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