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Name Official number Flag IMO
BEN MACDUI  65105  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1874  21/02/1874   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen Footdee  190 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
592 grt / 378 nrt / 184.8 ft  26.2 ft  14.4 ft   
Engine builder Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen
Engine detail
C2cyl (24, 40 x 30in) 72nhp, 1 screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
J. & A. Davidson, Aberdeen  Aberdeen  13/04/1874 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1884 Davidson Steamship Co Ltd, Aberdeen - mng Alexander C Adam, London
1887 Grampian Steam Shipping Co Ltd - mng Adam & Co, Aberdeen
1895 O Robyns, Antwerp
1905 Soc. d'Armement Gantois - mng T Nolson & Co, Ghent. 
Vessel history
15/12/1886 stranded on Leman Sand, North Sea (Blyth for Plymouth with coal), due to failings in navigation. Refloated but had lost rudder. Towed to London for repairs. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1908  Foundered 24/04/1908 
Disposal Detail
Foundered off Egero on passage Newcastle for Christiania with coal. 
 

 



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