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Name Official number Flag IMO
CITY OF CALCUTTA  85862  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1881  05/09/1881   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   125 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3836 grt / 2505 nrt / 400.0 ft  42.1 ft  30.1 ft   
Engine builder John and James Thomson, Glasgow
Engine detail
C.2-cyl. (50” & 96” x 60”)

After 1915 T.3-cyl. (31”, 50-7/16” & 85-1/16” x 60”) engine by Hong Kong & Whampoa Dock  

First owner First port of register Registration date
George Smith & Sons, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1902 HONG MOH 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1900 City Line Ltd. - G. Smith & Sons, Glasgow
1902 Wee Bin & Co., - Lim Ho Puah, Singapore
1911 Lim Peng Siang, Singapore
1913 Ho Hong Steam Ship Co. Ltd., Singapore
 
Vessel history
1915 re-engined 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1921  Wrecked 03/03/1921 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Amoy to Singapore, wrecked off Swatow on the White Rocks, Lamock Island.  
 

 



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