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Name Official number Flag IMO
VICTOR EMMANUEL  13514  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1856  05/01/1856   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Denny, Dumbarton Albert Yard  40 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
331 grt / 225 nrt / 156.3 ft  23.4 ft  13.3 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Paisley
Engine detail
60nhp 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Alexander Denny, Dumbarton.   Glasgow  23/02/1856 
Other names
1859 ARCTURUS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
8/1856 John Mitchell, Glasgow.
1859 Koch & Henderson, Copenhagen - reg Copenhagen
1867 Det Forenede Dampskibs-Selskab (The United Steamship Company).Copenhagen 
Vessel history
1856 on Glasgow-Oporto service
1858 chartered to Koch & Henderson, Copenhagen for Copenhagen-Forth-Iceland service
by1869 364grt 262nrt, 147 x 21 x 13ft
1872 lengthened at Renfrew: 472grt 341nrt, 171.1 x 21.3 x 12.7ft 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1887    
Disposal Detail
1887 sunk in collision SS Savona in Øresund off Falsterbo on voyage from Copenhagen to Danzig in ballast 
 

 



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