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Name Official number Flag IMO
WILLEM III    NLD   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1871  08/03/1871   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Elder & Co., Govan Fairfield Yard  132 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2735 grt / 1778 nrt / 321.3 ft  39.6 ft  21.2 ft   
Engine builder John Elder & Co., Govan
Engine detail
C2cyl (50 & 86 x 42in), 400nhp, 1-screw

Potential tripling 1886 - please refer to remarks section below 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Stoomvaart Maats. 'Nederland', Amsterdam  Amsterdam   
Other names
27/01/1873 QUANG-SE - 17/02/1877 GLENORCHY - 1898 PINA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
27/01/1873 William MacArthur, London registered at London (O.N. 68382)
26/09/1873 Wm. Houstoun, London
20/11/1874 William Houstoun and James A. Steel, London.
02/02/1876 James McGregor
28/02/1877 Registered at Glasgow.
1880 managers McGregor, Gow & Co. (Glen Line)
01/1898 G.B.Lavarello fu P., Genoa
13/01/1898 British Registry closed consequent of sale Foreign. 
Vessel history
05/1871 abandoned to insurers after fire damage off Plymouth, later repaired and sold 
Remarks
One source states 07/1886 T.3-cyl by London & Glasgow Eng. & Sbldg. Co. Ltd. but without details cylinder x bore sizes or HP
This however is not corroborated by Lloyd's Register which retains the original Elder machinery details until her demise in 1903. 
End year Fate / Status
1903  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
07/1903 broken up at Genoa. 
 

 



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