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Name Official number Flag IMO
ALPHA  45956  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1863  17/03/1863   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Stobcross Yard  102 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
653 grt / 514 nrt / 221.8 ft  27.6 ft  14.9 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2cyl, 112hp, 1-screw
1880: C2cyl, 99hp by J. & G.Thomson, Glasgow 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Samuel Cunard, London  Glasgow  14/04/1863 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
6/1885 managed by Cunard's grandson, George Francklyn
8/1888 William Anderson Black - mng Pickford & Black, Halifax N.S.
4/1899 Samuel Barber, Victoria, BC 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1900  Wrecked 15/12/1900 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked on Yellow Rock (Chrome Island), Gulf of Georgia BC on passage Vancouver to Yokohama. 
 

 



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