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Name Official number Flag IMO
CALABAR  87679  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1883  19/06/1883  6/1883 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  Schooner
Builder Yard Yard no
John Elder & Co., Govan Fairfield Yard  276 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1701 grt / 1127 nrt / 300.3 ft  36.2 ft  20.4 ft   
Engine builder John Elder & Co., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw C 2 cyl 33'',63''-42'' 220 hp 10 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
British & African Steam Navigation Co. Ltd.  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
1884 Chas Gibson, Glasgow appointed managers.
26/10/1898 Stranded on Yellow Well Reef, Grand Bassa, Liberia, on voyage Sinoe, Liberia for Liverpool, general cargo and specie, and became a total loss. (Captain A.H. Yardley), No loss of life. 
Remarks
Passenger accomodation: 26 first class, 4 second.
 
End year Fate / Status
1898  Stranded 26/10/1898 
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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