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Name Official number Flag IMO
WALMER CASTLE  65729  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1872  25/04/1872  19/08/1972 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   216 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
452 grt / 158 nrt / 152.0 ft  24.9 ft  10.1 ft  20 ft 7 in 
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw, Steam compound C2cy, 217hp
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Donald Currie & Co, London.   London   
Other names
1880 VALENCIA - 1888 GAW QUAN SIA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1876 transferred to Castle Mail Steam Packet Co, Ltd.
1880 Marques de Campo, Cadiz and renamed Valencia
1888 T. Cuthbertson, West Hartlepool and renamed GAW QUAN SIA 
Vessel history
Sister of 215.
[1888 engines tripled]  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1889  Collision 10/12/1889 
Disposal Detail
10/12/1889 sank after collision with the Holland America Line ship LEERDAM 23nm northeast by north of the Noord Hinder Lightship. 
 

 



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