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Name Official number Flag IMO
CORNUBIA    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1832  28/05/1832   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scott & Sons, Greenock Westburn East   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
160 grt / 94 nrt / 94 burthen 108 ft 3 in  17 ft 6 in  11 ft 4 in   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2cyl 70nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Plymouth, Falmouth & Penzance Steam Packet Co - Pimm & Co., Plymouth  Plymouth   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1834 Saint George Steam Packet Company
1840 Joseph Robinson Pim, London
1841 J W Sutherland, London - reg London
1842 Benjamin Boyd, Port Jackson NSW
12/1848 Thacker & Co, Sydney
1849 J Paddon, Sydney NSW & Anatom, New Hebrides  
Vessel history
9/1/1842 sailed Plymouth for Australia with c300 emigrants (called Madeira, Tenerife, Table Bay, Algoa Bay)
6/1842 arrived Port Jackson

2/1846 entered Sydney-Morpeth-Hunter River service

1846 chartered by government for party establishing settlement at Gladstone, Queensland (vessel depicted on the common seal of Gladstone City Council)
1/1848 suffered engine failure Port Phillip for Sydney and put back under sail
12/1848 engines and boilers removed and sold; converted to schooner
3/1849 sailed to Anatom, New Hebrides and later use as hulk 

Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1853  Wrecked  
Disposal Detail
Wrecked in a cyclone at Anatom, New Hebrides (Vanuatu) 
 

 



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