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Name Official number Flag IMO
ABYDOS  65566  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1871  22/03/1871   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
London & Glasgow Eng. & Iron Sbldg. Co. Ltd., Govan Middleton Yard  151 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1117 grt / 858 nrt / 231.1 ft  31.2 ft  21.8 ft   
Engine builder London & Glasgow Eng. & Iron Sbldg. Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw. C2Cyl. I. DA. . (31” & 54” x 33”) 130hp.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Globe SS Co (mgr, W Raeburn), London.   London  27/04/1871 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1884 George Croshaw, London
1885 Raeburn & Verel, London 
Vessel history
1882 lengthened at Pontoons, Victoria Dock, London. 1,398g. 1,069n. 260.0 x 31.4 x 21.8 ft.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1894  Foundered  
Disposal Detail
Sank off the Isle of Man with the loss of nineteen crew 
 

 



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