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Name Official number Flag IMO
ANCONA  95205  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1888  25/06/1888   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ramage & Ferguson, Leith Victoria Shipyard  85 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1207 grt / 798 nrt / 248.9 ft  33.2 ft  17.0 ft   
Engine builder Ramage & Ferguson, Leith
Engine detail
T3cyl (18, 30, 48 x 36in) 134nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co Ltd - mng James Currie (J Currie & Co), Leith  Leith  27/07/1888 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1911 J Hall Jnr & Co, London - reg London
c1912 Adam S Kettelwell, London 
Vessel history
1888 1207grt 773nrt; 1895 1245grt 778nrt
25/6/1905 on voyage Alloa for Konigsberg with coal, off Kastrup in fog before midnight, ran down Danish merchant cadet sail training ship GEORG STADE (Stockholm for Copenhagen), which sank with the loss of 22 cadets; 57 cadets and crew were rescued by ANCONA.
1909 1168grt 713nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Torpedoed 28/05/1917 
Disposal Detail
28/05/1917 torpedoed by UC.70 when 110 miles SW of Ouessant on passage Falmouth for Lisbon. 
 

 



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