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Name Official number Flag IMO
BLACK SWAN  32181  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1853  24/05/1853   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Paisley Cartvale SB Yard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
275 grt / 145 nrt / 174.0 ft  20.5 ft  11.4 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2cyl 50nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James Colquhoun, Glasgow.  Glasgow  22/07/1853 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1857 George Crooke and others, Launceston - reg Launceston.
1864? Launceston Steam Navigation Co, Launceston
1867 registered Melbourne
1868 Australasian Steam Navigation Co, Sydney
1874 reg Sydney.  
Vessel history
26/11/1853 James Colquhoun was appointed master at Melbourne
by1857 257grt 129nrt
16/7/1867 inward bound from Warrnambool to Melbourne, run down and sunk by the ps LUNA off Williamstown, Port Phillip.
4/6/1868 repaired at Williamstown, and sold to the Australasian Steam Navigation Co, Sydney.
1880 309grt 210nrt, 60nhp
1870 214net.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1880  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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