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Name Official number Flag IMO
CITY OF MECCA  63821  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1871  22/03/1871   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   75 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2276 grt / 1461 nrt / 325.7 ft  36.2 ft  20.4 ft   
Engine builder James Howden & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
C.2-cyl. (39" & 68" x 42") 240 NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
G.Smith & Sons Ltd., Greenock. (City Line)  Glasgow   
Other names
1881 CLAN MACLEOD - 1883 PROCIDA - 1900 NUBIAN - 1904 C370 
Subsequent owner and registration history

1881 Charles W Cayzer, (Cayzer, Irvine & Company, managers), and renamed CLAN MACLEOD.
1883 R. M. Sloman & Company, Hamburg, and renamed PROCIDA.
20/12/1900 The Admiralty, for use as a coal hulk at Simonstown, and renamed NUBIAN.
1904 Renamed C.370.
 
Vessel history
1880 Re-boilered.
1881 2,299 grt. 1,490 nrt.  
Remarks
When sold in 1883 to Sloman, and renamed PROCIDA, Cayzer took over a new vessel from A. Stephen's yard that was building for Sloman and which had been launched as PROCIDA. The new vessel was completed as CLAN GRANT q.v. 
End year Fate / Status
1913  Broken Up 24/04/1913 
Disposal Detail
1913 T. W. Ward Ltd., Sheffield, for demolition at their Morecambe facility.
24/04/1913 Arrived Morecambe in tow of tug THAMES from Cape Town.
 
 

 



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