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Name Official number Flag IMO
SPERO  106706  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1896  13/05/1896   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Archibald McMillan & Son, Dumbarton Dockyard  338 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1132 grt / 724 nrt / 250.5 ft  30.1 ft  15.6 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (18,31,52x36ins), 162nhp, 1 screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Thomas Wilson, Sons & Co. Ltd.,[Charles J. Newland,Mngr.] Hull  Hull   
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
1914 managers were W.J.Tarn,Hull 
Vessel history

Accommodation for 12 1st, 20 2nd and 132 steerage passengers.

End year Fate / Status
1916  Torpedoed 02/11/1916 
Disposal Detail
Captured and torpedoed by U-Boat U69 when 95 miles WSW of Helliso Lighthouse, Norway on a voyage from Trondheim and Bergen to Hull 


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