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Name Official number Flag IMO
BILLITON  81614  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1880  29/12/1879   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard  154 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
336 grt / 195 nrt / 159.9 ft  25.1 ft  9.1 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl (22&42x24in), 80nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Lee Keng Yong, Singapore  London  14/02/1880 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
04/05/1880 registered at Singapore to Lee Keng Yong and 5 partners, Singapore.
16/10/1886 Tan Beng Wan (Kim Seng & Co.).
01/02/1890 Straits Steamship Co. Ltd., Singapore
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1895  Burned 14/05/1895 
Disposal Detail
Burnt when cargo of kerosene ignited off Muka Head, NW extremity of Penang on passage Langkat for Penang.
11/06/1895 register closed. 
 

 



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