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Name Official number Flag IMO
TORO  40566  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1858  by3/1858   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Wood Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   64 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
185 grt  / 89 nrt / 131.2 ft  20.6 ft  10.6 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2cyl 45/50nhp 9-10kn, 1-screw.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Henry McChlery, London and William Rennie & Samuel Baird, Bermuda (West India Steamship Co), Bridgetown. Barbados.  Bridgetown  21/05/1858 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
(initially?) Cavan & Co, Barbados
1863 (foreign) 
Vessel history
Built for West Indies trades, including 450 head of cattle
27/3/1858 on trials
3/4/1858 sailed Clyde for West Indies
30/7/1862 at Greenock for sale by auction ("the trade is finished for which she was intended")
24/11/1862 grounded in Clyde estuary (Clyde for Barbados); refloated and towed into Greenock
1/12/1862 called Queenstown for coals; 7/1/1863 arrived Barbados 
Remarks
wood hull, copper sheathed 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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