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Name Official number Flag IMO
RIVER TAY  115306  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1902  26/04/1902   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan The Shipyard  188 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
467 grt / 195 nrt / 165.8 ft  25.6 ft  10.4 ft   
Engine builder Hutson & Son Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl (18, 40 x 30"), 88rhp, Single screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
ss River Tay Co Ltd (T Ronald), Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
1902 RIVER TAY - 1904 WEST COAST - 1910 CABO CORRIENTES - 1917 NIELS - 1927 HOFFNUNG - 1932 TOIVO - 1934 CASTLEGREEN - 1936 KAIDA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1903 managers F.H.Powell & Co.
1908 North Coast SS Co Ltd (R.Staunton), Liverpool
1910 Lloyd Comercial Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires
1917 Dampskibs "Excelsior" (R.Brunnich), Copenhagen
1917 Th.Just, Copenhagen
1919 A/S D/S Transport (Suenson & Jespersen), Copenhagen
1921 P.Bondo Petersen, Rudkobing
1927 C.Schmidt (Zerssen & Co), Brunsbuttelkoog
1932 O/Y Laiva Toivo (A.Wihuri), Helsingfors
1934 W.G.James, Cardigan
1936 Ernst Bergmann, Paldiski / Tallinn
1940 Ministry of Shipping / Min of War Transport (Neill & Hannah), Leith 
Vessel history

22/12/1945 ashore off Middleton on a voyage from London to Southampton with grain.

02/1946 refloated, sold for breaking.

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1947  Broken Up 15/11/1947 
Disposal Detail
Broken up at Llanelly by Rees Shipbreaking Co.Ltd, arrived there 15/11/1947. 
 

 



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