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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLAMORGAN  68134  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1872  04/09/1872  10/1872 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Simons & Co. Ltd., Renfrew London Works  167 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
2411 grt / 1511 / 320ft   36ft 7in  28ft 8in   
Engine builder William Simons & Co. Ltd., Renfrew
Engine detail
C2cyl 36" & 72" x 36" 350/400nhp 11kn, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
South Wales Atlantic Steamship Company, Cardiff  Cardiff  10/10/1872 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
19-07-1876 Re-registered at Liverpool No 97 in 1876. Owners now Dashper Edward Glyn & Walker Glyn, both of Liverpool. 
Vessel history
08-04-1879 Tonnage altered 2568 gross 1666 net 
Remarks
Built for trade between Cardiff and New York. 
End year Fate / Status
1883  Foundered 16/02/1883 
Disposal Detail
While on charter to the Warren Line and on a voyage from Liverpool to Boston she foundered after being hit by a huge wave. Seven people were washed overboard but 44 rescued. 
 

 



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