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Name Official number Flag IMO
EDINA  11136  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1854  07/05/1854   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay & Curle, Glasgow Stobcross Yard 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
377 grt / 223 nrt / 171.0 ft  23.6 ft  12.7 ft   
Engine builder A. & J. Inglis Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
60hp. 1-screw.
1882 Re-engined 2Cy (22 & 40 - 26in) 85RHP by D. Rollo & Sons, Liverpool 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co Ltd - manager J. Currie & Co.  Leith   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1862 T. Callender & A. Walker, Melbourne.
1863 Stephen Henty, Melbourne.
1868 Warnambool Steam Packet Co.Ltd.
1871 William Howard Smith. Melbourne.
1882 Australian Steamship Pty., Ltd. - manager H. Smith Ltd, Melbourne.
1938 The Victorian Lighterage Pty. Ltd., Melbourne.
1957 Gilberts (Asia) Agency (Victoria) Pty., Melbourne. 
Vessel history
Built for North Sea trade to Hamburg.
At one point, carried horses and stores to China and at another was a blockade running cotton from Galveston during the American Civil War.
1864 engine removed and vessel sailed to Australia.
1882 re-engined and carried tourist traffic to Port Phillip from Melbourne.
1938 reduced to a lighter. 
Remarks
May have been renamed DINA in 1938 but not registered as such.  
End year Fate / Status
1957  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up at Footscray, near Melbourne. The remains were beached at Coode Island. 
 

 



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