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Name Official number Flag IMO
MATAURA  105273  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1896  15/02/1896   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  399 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5764 grt / 3956 nrt / 421.0 ft  54.6 ft  29.1 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl 30"49"78"x54" 469nhp 3500ihp 12kn 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James B Westray, London and Sir Andrew MacLean, Whiteinch  Plymouth  07/04/1896 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
8/1896 New Zealand Shipping Co Ltd, London 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1898  Beached 12/01/1898 
Disposal Detail
Struck a submerged rock off Desolation Island in the Magellan Strait, Cape Horn, on voyage from Wellington to London. Beached at Sealers' Cove, total loss  
 

 



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