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Name Official number Flag IMO
THE PRINCESS  115690  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1902  12/05/1902  06/1902 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   107 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
623 grt / 250 nrt / 181.3 ft  27.2 ft  11.0 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1 - Screw C.2-cyl. (20½" & 44" x 30") 80 RHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Hay, Glasgow.   Glasgow   
Other names
1929 MONTALTO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1915 Owner restyled John Hay & Sons.
01/01/1921 Owner restyled as J. Hay & Sons Ltd.
1929 Wm. Barkley & Sons Ltd., (Wm. Clint, manager, Kelly Group), Belfast, and renamed MONTALTO.
1940 Culliford Shipping Company Ltd., (Culliford & Clarke Ltd., managers), London.
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
17/04/1941 Sustained severe damage when bombed by German aircraft at Rochester, and sank with 730 tons of cement aboard. Subsequently raised by the Admiralty, declared a total loss and sold back to owners.
1942 Sold, still unrepaired, for demolition.
 
 

 



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