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Name Official number Flag IMO
ORON  108769  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1898  23/06/1898   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  412 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3171 grt / 2015 nrt / 345.0 ft  42.2 ft  23.0 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl. (23, 38 & 63 - 45)in. 180lb. 300NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British & African Steam Navigation Co. - Elder Dempster & Co., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
1919 PAZ DE EPALZA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
09/1917 German Navy - transport - 12/1917 target ship for submarine school
1918 returned to owners
1919 Cia. Nav. Bidassoa - Candina y Echevarria, Bilbao 
Vessel history
08/1914 In Hamburg at start of WW1. Detained by Germany. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1921  Wrecked 25/12/1921 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked on Hormiglas Island whilst on passage Swansea to Livorno with coal. 
 

 



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