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Name Official number Flag IMO
AROS CASTLE  77226  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1878  01/11/1878   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  149 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
140 grt / 62 nrt / 84.2 ft  20.2 ft  9.5 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C.2cy. (16 & 28 - 21in) 35hp. 1-Screw. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Lang of Glengorm. Isle of Mull.  Port Glasgow  23/01/1879 
Other names
HANDA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Wm Lang of Glengorm, Mull, one of Martin Orme's partners and later re-registered to Orme.
03/1887 David MacBrayne.  
Vessel history
1895 146g, 65net.
1917 143g, 50net.  
Remarks
aka MacBrayne's Gladstone Bag.  
End year Fate / Status
1917  Abandoned 24/12/1917 
Disposal Detail
1917 Thos Ward. Sheffield.
24/12/1917 abandoned at sea.  
 

 



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