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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLASGOW    ZAN   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1878  02/03/1878   
Vessel type Vessel description
Yacht   Composite Screw Steamer 3 Masted 
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton   200 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
736 grt /  / 210 ft  29 ft    16 ft 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
1-screw 2 bladed lifting,1cy,172nhp, 12 knots
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Sultan of Zanzibar     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
On arrival at Zanzibar she was laid up as she was not considered impressive enough to be used as a Royal Yacht by the Sultan.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1896  Gunfire 27/08/1896 
Disposal Detail
Sunk in the Anglo-Zanzibar war after firing on HMS St George who returned fire.
1912 broken up in situ 
 

 



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