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Name Official number Flag IMO
TASMAN  57539  AUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1873  15/02/1873   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  121 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
721 grt / 490 nrt / 209.7 ft  27.0 ft  19.2 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl, 115nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Tasmanian Steam Navigation Company, Hobart  Hobart Town   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
04.06.1873 Official trial. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1883  Foundered 30/11/1883 
Disposal Detail
Struck rocks and foundered in fifty fathoms of water between the Hippolytes and Cape Hauy, S.E. Tasmania. Sydney for Hobart with 27 officers and crew, 29 passengers and a valuable cargo. All saved.  
 

 



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