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Name Official number Flag IMO
LAGOS  87674  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1883  25/05/1883   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
David J. Dunlop & Co., Port Glasgow Inch Yard  164 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1731 grt / 1116 nrt / 300.3 ft  36.2 ft  20.3 ft   
Engine builder David J. Dunlop & Co., Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl 33",63"x42" 220nhp 10kn, 1-screw  

First owner First port of register Registration date
British & African Steam Navigation Co Ltd, Glasgow  Glasgow  02/07/1883 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1900 The British & African Steam Navigation Co (1900) Ltd (Elder Dempster), Liverpool - reg Liverpool 
Vessel history
8/1893 Miss Mary Kingsley made her first voyage to the West Coast of Africa-Liverpool to Luanda-aboard this ship.
1896 Reboilered and major repairs carried out
 
Remarks
Passenger accommodation: 38 first class, 8 second. 
End year Fate / Status
1902  Wrecked 17/01/1902 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked on the Ilhas Desertas, near Madeira in dense fog when approaching Funchal (Liverpool for West Africa, general cargo); crew, passengers and mail saved. Reported broken in two. 
 

 



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