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Name Official number Flag IMO
DALHOUSIE    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1886  05/06/1886   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Troop Transport  Iron Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock   243 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1960 disp 239.6 ft  36.0 ft    16 ft 7in 
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl 1,500ihp 13knots, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Indian Marine     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Royal Indian Marine Troopship.
1901 transferred Indian troops to New Zealand during Boer War
8/1916–5/1918 based at Basrah in support of Indian Expeditionary Force
9/1918 returned to Basrah after docking at Bombay as Royal Navy deport ship
1924 transferred to Bombay as receiving ship
1939 remained at Bombay as Royal Indian Navy depot ship
1944 moved to Karachi 
Remarks
Armed with 6 x 6pdr guns 
End year Fate / Status
1945  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up 1945 
 

 



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