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Name Official number Flag IMO
IBIS    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1885  03/1885   
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Gunboat  Steel Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Elder & Co., Govan Fairfield Yard  295 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
299 grt /  / 100 ft  18 ft  4 ft.6 in  2 ft 6 in 
Engine builder John Elder & Co., Govan
Engine detail
Stern quarter wheels 

First owner First port of register Registration date
War Office     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
For Army service on River Nile as expedition vessel
4/1885 shipped

188x leased to Thomas Cook (Egypt) Ltd for passenger service on the Nile between 1st and 2nd Cataracts
1896 returned to the British Army for campaign to retake Khartoum, Sudan
189x run by the Sudanese Government between 1st and 2nd Cataracts
1938 used for filming of "The Four Feathers"
2004 reported to be in existence but laid up 
Remarks
Capacity (with Thomas Cook) 28 passengers
 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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