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Name Official number Flag IMO
RAJAH  67923  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1873  26/04/1873   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Hamilton & Co., Port Glasgow Glen Yard  20 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
578 grt / 359 nrt / 170.5 ft  23.1 ft  20.1 ft   
Engine builder J & T Young, Ayr
Engine detail
C2cyl, 80nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Burmah Steamship Co Ltd, Glasgow  Greenock  26/09/1873 
Other names
MARACAIBO (launched) - 1879 RAJAH KONGSIE ATJEH - 1899 RAJAH - 1902 ASUNCION - 1913 MELY - 1913 APARI - 1914 ISLA DE LEYTE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
(Hamburg-Amerikanische Packetfahrt AG, Hamburg - intended)
1874 Khoo Boo An, Penang
1877 Foo Tye Sin, Penang
1879 Thio Tiauw Siat & Ong Boen Sin, Olehleh
1899 This Siauw Kong, Penang
1902 J. Rodrigues, Manila
1910 J. P. Wilson, Manila
1913 E. Bayona, Manila
1913 El Varadero de Manila, Manila
1914 Limpangco, Sons & Co., Manila
1920 Siy Cong Bieng & Co. Inc., Manila 
Vessel history
26/4/1873 launched as MARACAIBO and immediately capsized, drifting upstream and grounding on her side.
1/5/1873 refloated, but not accepted by HAPAG (replaced by Henry Murray & Co, Yd 59) 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1920  Wrecked 11/02/1920 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked at Laoag, Luzon 
 

 



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