|Builder||Swan & Hunter, Wallsend|
|Operator||Salvesen, Christian & Company - Leith|
|History||Built 1881 as Saxon Prince for J.Knott, N Shields.
U-boat attacks on steamer Glitra
|1||20 Oct 1914||U 17 (Johannes Feldkirchner)||Sunk||14 miles WSW Skudesnes||59° 01'N, 4° 50'E||Grangemouth-Stavanger||coal||0|
|The first merchant ship to be sunk by a German U-boat in the First World War.|
Position of attack on Glitra
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