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Name Official number Flag IMO
SILVER CITY  114186  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1901  30/03/1901  05/1901 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan The Shipyard  183 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
313 grt / 103 nrt / 134.8 ft  23.1 ft  10.0 ft   
Engine builder Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan
Engine detail
C2cyl (18, 36 x 27"), 55nhp 400ihp 10kn 1-screw

1939 converted to motor vessel, M6cyl 4SA (5¾" x 6¾") 300bhp by Sterling Engine Company, Buffalo NY

1944 re-engined M8cyl (9"x12") 320bhp 9kn by Vivian Diesel & Munitions Ltd, Vancouver BC 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Aberdeen, Leith & Moray Firth Steam Shipping Co Ltd (J Crombie), Aberdeen  Aberdeen  22/05/1901 
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
25/06/1914 Alexander W.L. and Mathew H. Langlands, trading as Matthew Langlands and Sons, Glasgow.
06/11/1919 Coast Lines Ltd., Liverpool (Matthew Langlands and Sons Ltd., Glasgow, managers).
21/04/1920 Cullen, Allen and Co. Ltd. (Thomas S. Wilson, manager), Belfast.
18/01/1924 Wilson and Reid Ltd. (Thomas S. Wilson, manager), Belfast.
11/05/1927 Edmund Vardy, Hickmans Harbour, Newfoundland.
20/06/1927 William A. Munn, St. John’s, Newfoundland.
18/05/1937 Silver City Steamship Co. Ltd., St John’s.
29/03/1938 Job Brothers and Co. Ltd., St Johns, Newfoundland.
xx/02/1947 Venezuela, but no owners recorded
Vessel history
1931 381grt 309nrt; 1944 340grt 246nrt 
End year Fate / Status
1951  Deleted  
Disposal Detail
1951 deleted from Lloyd's Register due to lack of information. 


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