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Name Official number Flag IMO
NILE    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1850  1850   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer 3 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Denny, Dumbarton Albert Yard  15 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
525 grt / 347 nrt / 164.2 ft  25.3 ft  15.4 ft   
Engine builder Benjamin Hick & Son, Bolton
Engine detail
1-screw, 2cyl, 150nhp, 10½ knots  

First owner First port of register Registration date
William M Moss, William J Lamport and George Holt Jr, Liverpool  Liverpool  13/11/1850 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1853 James Stirling, Dublin and chartered to the British & Irish Steam Packet Co, Dublin - reg Dublin 
Vessel history
1850 inaugurated Moss Line's Mediterranean service. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1854  Wrecked 30/11/1854 
Disposal Detail
wrecked on Godrevy Rocks, Cornwall with the loss of 40 lives. 
 

 



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