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Name Official number Flag IMO
HIGHLAND ROVER  129067  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1910  28/10/1909   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Russell & Co, Port Glasgow Kingston Yard  601 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7244 grt / 4550 nrt / 405.0 ft  56.2 ft  34.8 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (31"51"86"x54") 830nhp 13kn, 1-screw  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Nelson Line (London) Ltd - H. & W. Nelson Ltd., London  London  17/01/1910 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1910 Nelson Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London  
Vessel history
3/1910 maiden voyage London-Vigo-Las Palmas-Rio de Janeiro-Montevideo-Buenos Aires
23/4/1913 collided off Buenos Aires with Uruguayan steamer PARAHYBA (2606grt/1889) bow-to-bow; damage not heavy
5/11/1927 seriously damaged in collision in the Rio de la Plata with ABADESA (6572grt/1916) of Furness-Houlder Argentine Lines  
Remarks
capacity 2000t meat, 2000t general + live cattle
passengers 80 x 1st, 36 x intermediate, 400 x steerage 
End year Fate / Status
1932  Broken Up 20/09/1932 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Grays, Essex for breaking by T. W. Ward Ltd.  
 

 



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