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Name Official number Flag IMO
WILLIAM ALDAM  13766  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1854  1854   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
J W Hoby & Co., Renfrew East Yard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
283 grt / 195 nrt / 159.3 ft  20.4 ft  10.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
trunk engine, --cyl 37¾"x26" 90nhp, 1-screw  

First owner First port of register Registration date
William France (33/64th ) of Leeds, wharfinger and twenty one others each owning 3/64th shares or less.   Goole  09/12/1854 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
13/04/1855 Wm France transfers his 33/64th shares by Indenture of Mortgage to Arthur Monk of Goole, sugar refiner. 
Vessel history
10/11/1854 trials
Taken up by Admiralty as Crimea War Transport
28/04/1856 Burthen increased to 219.51 tons (220 nrt) following the addition of a poop.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1856  Wrecked 18/11/1856 
Disposal Detail
Stranded on Prussian coast near Rugenwalde, only 2 days before her sister and fleetmate WILLIAM BECKETT was also lost

17/12/1856 Register closed 
 

 



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