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Name Official number Flag IMO
GRANITE CITY  45755  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1862  11/11/1862   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Archibald Denny, Dumbarton Church Yard  26 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
464 grt / 327 nrt / 167.0 ft  22.1 ft  15.8 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2cyl 100nhp
Denny Engine No.87 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Edward Pembroke, London - mng Alexander Collie & Co  London  24/12/1862 
Other names
CITY OF DUNEDIN (intended) 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Albion Sh Co (John Jones & John Cargill, Dunedin)(intended)
1863 United Stated Navy
1864 Thomas W House, Galveston TX 
Vessel history
22/3/1863 captured by USS TIOGA off Eleuthera Island, Bahamas after running the blockade from Wilmington NC; commissioned into US Navy
24/4/1864 captured by Confederates at Calcasieu Pass, Louisiana

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1865  Destroyed 20/01/1865 
Disposal Detail
20/1/1865 ran aground and destroyed by USS PENGUIN off Velasco TX after escaping from Calcasieu Pass. 
 

 



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