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Name Official number Flag IMO
ASKALON  44151  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1861  07/10/1861  19/11/1861 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scott & Co., Greenock Cartsdyke East  82 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
975 grt / 631 nrt / 228.2 ft  30.2 ft  18.7 ft   
Engine builder Greenock Foundry Company, Greenock
Engine detail
1- Screw 2-cyl. engine (No. 85), 90 hp. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Alfred Holt & Company, Liverpool.   Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1864 West India & Pacific Steamship Company Ltd.  
Vessel history
Launched by Miss Murray of West Stewart Street, Greenock, 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1865  Abandoned 15/01/1865 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Liverpool to Port-au-Prince was abandoned during a hurricane in the North Atlantic and was subsequently overwhelmed. The crew and passengers were saved.  
 

 



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