Shropshire

Ship number

A9

Gross tonnage

11911 ton

Ship title

HMAT

Convoy ship was in

1

Origin

Federal Steam Navigation Co

Speed

14 knots

Engine

Twin screw, quadruple expansion engine

Dimensions (metres)

160.4 x 187

Fitted out for Officers

57 officers

Fitted out for Troops

878 troops

Fitted out for Horses

461 horses

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

The National Anzac Centre, Forts Store and other public buildings within Princess Royal Fortress are closed to the public until further notice due to the current COVID-19 health emergency.

The City of Albany regrets these closures, however it is in the interest of the health and safety of the community and our staff.

All online tickets, vouchers and gift certificates will be honoured when we reopen.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are advised that this exhibition may include names, images, and references to people who have since passed away.