Launched on 3rd June 1913 and completed during July by William Doxford & Sons, Sunderland for Hamburg-America Line as Sudmark.

She was captured as a prize of war by the Royal Navy on 17th August 1914 and requisitioned by the Shipping Controller.

She was put with Harris & Dixon Ltd. as managers during 1915 and renamed Huntscraft.



Years in Service




Union Castle line took over as managers in 1917

Clan Line purchased her from the Shipping Controller in 1919.

They renamed her Clan Mackay (4)


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