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Name Official number Flag IMO
SUDAN    EGY   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1915  1915   
Vessel type Vessel description
   Steel Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Bow, McLachlan & Co. Ltd., Paisley Thistle Yard  315 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
600 grt /  / 236 ft  32 ft    9.5 ft 
Engine builder Bow, McLachlan & Co. Ltd., Paisley
Engine detail
T3cy 500ihp 9½kn 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Thomas Cook (Egypt) Ltd, London     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1950 HE Fouad Serag el Din Pacha (Minister of Finance), Cairo.
1955 mng Eastmar Nile Cruises
19xx mng LTI Hotels.
by2008 mng Voyages Jules Verne. 
Vessel history
Aswan-Luxor Nile cruises 
Remarks
228ft lbp, 238ft loa.
There is some doubt about the origins of SUDAN. She may have been assembled at the Thomas Cook shipyard at Boulac, Cairo from a supply from Bow McLachlan. More likely, she was a rebuilding of one of the WW1 hospital paddlers that were in Egypt in 1920, possibly with a new engine.  
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
Active 2010 
 

 



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