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Name Official number Flag IMO
BUSHEER  48901  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1864  12/12/1863   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Aitken & Mansel, Glasgow Jordanvale 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
792 grt / 616 nrt / 850 dwt 216.0 ft  29.1 ft  16.7 ft   
Engine builder James Aitken & Co, Glasgow
Engine detail
Inverted 2cyl (42 & 80in), 120hp 9kn, 1screw

1873: re-engined by James Aitken, compound 2cyl, 130nhp.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
British India Steam Navigation Co - mng P. McNaughton, Glasgow.  Glasgow  24/03/1864 
Other names
intended CANARA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1889 D. McKinnon appointed manager. 
Vessel history
Intended name CANARA.
42 cabin and 1041 deck passengers.
Built for Persian Gulf and Indian coastal trades. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1891  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
11/1891 Broken up Bombay on account of being unseaworthy. 
 

 



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