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Name Official number Flag IMO
BENARES  21175  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1858  01/02/1858   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Tod & MacGregor, Glasgow Meadowside   90 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1491 grt / 966 nrt / 293' 3"   38' 5"  26' 6"   
Engine builder Tod & MacGregor, Glasgow
Engine detail
1373 ihp 1-Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, London  London  28/03/1858 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Sister of P&O's SALSETTE. 
End year Fate / Status
1868  Wrecked 23/05/1868 
Disposal Detail
23/05/1868 wrecked near Shanghai after striking rocks on Fishermans Islands when on voyage from that port to Hong Kong.  
 

 



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