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Name Official number Flag IMO
GULF OF BOTHNIA  98310  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1891  14/05/1891   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock   262 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3452 grt / 2169 nrt / 350.0 ft  42.1 ft  26.8 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (28, 46, 75 x 48in), 398nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Greenock Steamship Co. Ltd., Greenock  Greenock   
Other names
1903 SCHWARZBURG - 1916 PONTA DELGADA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1893 Gulf Line Association Ltd. - D. MacDougall, Greenock
1900 Gulf Line Ltd. - same manager
1903 Hamburg-Amerika Linie, Hamburg
1916 Portuguese Government - Transportes Maritimos do Estado, Lisbon
 
Vessel history
08/1914 laid up at Ponta Delgada, Azores
23/02/1916 seized by Portugal 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1918  Torpedoed 13/07/1918 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and sunk by UC54 when 50 miles off Oran, on passage Buenos Aires for Salerno. 
 

 



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