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Name Official number Flag IMO
BRITISH QUEEN  1540  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1849  08/06/1849   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Denny Brothers, Dumbarton   28 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
772 grt / 566 nrt / 187.1 ft  28.0 ft  17.8 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
2cyl geared, 180hp, 1-screw
1878 C2cyl, 125hp by James Jack & Co., Liverpool 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Brownlow, Pearson & Co., Hull  Hull  19/07/1849 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
07/1852 George & James Burns and Charles MacIver shareholders in The British & North American Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, operating on Cunard services.
03/1853 The British & Foreign Steam Navigation Company, Glasgow
07/1878 Cunard Steamship Co. Ltd., Liverpool
11/1898 W. R. Pearce, Liverpool 
Vessel history
1878 rebuilt and new engine 
Remarks
Re-numbered in re-organisation as William Denny & Brothers yard number 18. 
End year Fate / Status
1899  Broken Up 16/02/1899 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Preston for breaking by T. W. Ward Ltd. 
 

 



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