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Name Official number Flag IMO
DRESDEN  52867  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1865  16/03/1865   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  130 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
751 grt / 596 nrt / 225.0 ft  29.7 ft  15.5 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2cyl (42 & 42 x 42in) 117/120nhp, 1-screw.

1876 C2cyl 27"47"x33" 117nhp by R.Napier & Sons. Glasgow.
c1884 150nhp
1890 NB. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Buchanan, Glasgow and others (Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co, Leith)   Leith  17/04/1865 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
by1874 John Buchanan, Glasgow, Alexander Blackwood, Leith and Donald Currie, London (Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co, Leith)
1899 Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co Ltd, Leith 
Vessel history
1866 751grt 511nrt; c1872 779grt 507nrt; 1877 801grt 522nrt; 1888 772grt 489nrt;
1890 reboilered by Ramage & Ferguson, Leith; 809grt 507nrt
1895 807grt 489nrt
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1916  Captured 23/09/1916 
Disposal Detail
23/09/1916 captured by U.boat SE of Nab Light Vessel while on passage Newcastle to Rouen with coal and sunk by explosive charges placed aboard. 
 

 



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