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Name Official number Flag IMO
BREMEN  70892  DEU   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1858  01/02/1858   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer 3 Masts Barquentine
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock Cartsdyke West  58 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2398 grt / 2067 nrt / 320.0 ft  40.6 ft  33.6 ft  20 ft 
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
2cyl 90",90"x42" 709nhp 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen  Bremen   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1874 Edward Bates, Liverpool.
19/12/1874 reg Liverpool (ON 70892) 
Vessel history
21 & 26/5/1858 on trials
For Bremerhaven-New York service
1874 engines removed and converted to a full rigged ship
2794grt 2687nrt, 321.8 x 40.2 x 33.4ft 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1882  Wrecked 16/10/1882 
Disposal Detail
16/10/1882 in dense fog, ran on to rocks off Farallon Islands, 23 miles off San Francisco (Liverpool for San Francisco). Crew saved  
 

 



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