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Name Official number Flag IMO
DIANA  72370  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1876  30/11/1876   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Aitken & Mansel, Glasgow Jordanvale  88 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
745 grt / 380 nrt / 232.6 ft  28.2 ft  14.1 ft   
Engine builder John and James Thomson, Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl (37" & 68" x 39") 210hp 1 screw.
1892 Engine tripled. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
London & South Western Railway Co, London  Southampton  13/02/1877 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Built for Southampton-Channel Islands-St Malo service. She was the first cross-Channel passenger steamer to be screw propelled instead of paddles.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1895  Wrecked 21/06/1895 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked in fog at Cap La Hague on a voyage from Saint Malo to Southampton. Passengers and mail taken off. On 23/6 she slid off and sank in deep water. 
 

 



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