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Name Official number Flag IMO
JUPITER    NOR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1856  19/04/1856   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock Cartsdyke West  46 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
652 grt / 398 nrt / 180 ft 5 in  26 ft 2 in  20.1 ft  20 ft 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
1-screw, Steam. 750ihp

1871 New engine, 2Cy compound by Bergens Mekaniske

By 1904 C.2cy. (29 & 54in) 128nhp by Caird & Co. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Bergen Steamship Company, Bergen  Bergen   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
By 1904 Bergenske Dampskibselskab. Bergen. Norway. 
Vessel history
During her 56 year career with the Bergen Line, the Caird built Jupiter was significantly altered from her initial yacht like appearance
 
Remarks
750ihp. 1861 carried mails between the Tyne and Norway.  
End year Fate / Status
1913  Wrecked 04/12/1912 
Disposal Detail
She was declared a total loss after running aground on Rautingkalvin, at the entrance to Fensfjord, north of Bergen, on 4/12/1912. The wreck was broken up in situ during 1913.

 
 

 



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