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Name Official number Flag IMO
ORIENTAL  93210  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1888  05/12/1888   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Liner  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock   248 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5284 grt / 3085 nrt / 410.5 ft  48.0 ft  34.3 ft  26.0 ft 
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (38, 59.5, 96 x 66in), 749nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, Greenock  Greenock  24/01/1889 
Other names
1915 HONG KHENG - 1921 SONG HOI - 1923 TAI WAYFOONG 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1915 Ho Hong Steamship Co. Ltd. and renamed HONG KHENG.
1916 P. A. Lapique & Co., (George Grimble, manager), Haiphong & Hong Kong. Registered at Hong Kong.
1921 Renamed SONG HOI.
1923 G. T. M. Edkins of the Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corp., Hong Kong.


 
Vessel history
Was accommodation ship for evacuees after the Yokohama earthquake in September 1923 and renamed TAI WAY FOONG. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1924  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Q2/1924 broken up in Japan 
 

 



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