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Name Official number Flag IMO
TAMAR  57507  AUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1869  1869/04/   
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Passenger  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  91 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
453 grt / 308 nrt / 185.5 ft  25.1 ft  12.0 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
2Cy. (36 - 30) 1-screw. 90hp. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Tasmanian Steam Navigation Co. Hobart Town, Tasmania.  Hobart Town  27/09/1869 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1880 Registered Sydney.
1882 sold to Colin Angus Campbell, Balmain, Sydney. N.S.W.
Owner became Mrs P. A. Campbell.
By 1904 W. Laidley & Co., Sydney.NSW.
By 1910 William A. Firth, Pitt Street, Sydney. N.S.W. 
Vessel history
Passenger ferry for the Launceston-Melbourne cross Bass Strait run.
Later Hobart - Melbourne.  
Remarks
Board of Trade Inquiry Reports relative to a collision 08/06/1893 and another collision 07/08/1902 available on PortCitiesSouthanpton website. 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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