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Name Official number Flag IMO
AMBOINA    NLD   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1874  31/08/1874   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  126 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
689 grt / 435 nrt / 225.9 ft  28.0 ft  15.1 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C.2-cyl(32 & 54 x 36in), 146 nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Netherlands Indische Stoomvaart Mij., Batavia.  Batavia   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1891 Koninklijke Paketvaart Maatschappij, Batavia
1896 Koe Guan & Co., Penang
1898 Khaw Joo Ghee, Penang. (O.N. 89147) 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1899  Wrecked 13/06/1899 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Rangoon to Penang, struck an unchartered rock at position 11º 37’N. 98º.01’E, northeast of Bentinck Island, Burma and sank  
 

 



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