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Name Official number Flag IMO
CITY OF CAMBRIDGE  63807     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1871  10/12/1870   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  207 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2329 grt / 1490 nrt / 326.5 ft  36.1 ft  20.7 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
C.2-cyl. (39”& 68”x 42”) 200 NHP.
Post 1893: T.3-cyl. (22”, 37”& 61”x 42”) engine made by Bow, McLachlan & Company, Paisley. 300 NHP.
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
G. Smith & Sons, Glasgow. (City Line)  Glasgow   
Other names
1881 CLAN MACLEAN 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1881 Charles W Cayzer, (Cayzer, Irvine & Company, managers), and renamed CLAN MACLEAN.
1890 John Muir, Alexander Moore and James MacKenzie, (same managers).
1896 The Clan Line Steamers Ltd, (same managers).
1897 Sir Charles W Cayzer, James MacKenzie and David Rennie, (same managers).
1899 The Clan Line Steamers Ltd., (same managers).
 
Vessel history
1876 Re-boilered.
1893 Re-engined.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1903  Wrecked 13/08/1903 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Glasgow and Liverpool to Bombay, wrecked in a position 6 miles north from Cape St.Vincent. 
 

 



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