« « Back

Name Official number Flag IMO
THE DUCHESS  111229  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1899  26/09/1899   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   83 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
586 grt / 187 nrt / 176.7 ft  27.0 ft  10.8 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1 - Screw. Machinery aft. C2Cyl. (21 & 44 - 30)in.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Hay, Glasgow  Glasgow  30/10/1899 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
18/08/1915 John Hay & Sons 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Collision 01/07/1917 
Disposal Detail
1.7.1917: Sank three miles east by north of the Royal Sovereign Light Vessel following a collision with the destroyer H.M.S. COSSACK whilst on a voyage from Newhaven to France with a cargo of Government stores. Nine of her crew of fourteen were lost.

20/05/1918 Register closed.
 
 

 



« « Back