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Name Official number Flag IMO
HUGHLI  104821  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1894  29/10/1894  12/1894 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tug Salvage  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  268 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
513 grt / 124 nrt / 200.3 ft  27.7 ft  14.0 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
Twin C2cyl 180nhp (later 227nhp) 1300ihp 13kn 2-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James Nourse, London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1897 Charles A Hampton, London & Edward Bromehead, Liverpool - mng James Nourse, London
1903 James Nourse Ltd, London
1907 Richard Anthony Grech, Constantinople
1911 Elizabeth C V Grech, St Leonard's 
Vessel history
For service at Calcutta
1907 based in Dardanelles
23/02/1915-31/05/1919 requisitioned by Admiralty as a salvage vessel
14/6/1917 RFA 
Remarks
1914 513grt 212nrt; 1914 513grt 124nrt
see also; http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=36656
 
End year Fate / Status
1919  Wrecked 15/05/1919 
Disposal Detail
26/04/1919 ashore off Middelkerke on passage Dover to Ostend with naval supplies, 29 lives lost
15/05/1919 refloated but sank off Nieuport and abandoned to Belgian authorities 
 

 



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