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Name Official number Flag IMO
MILTIADES  118179  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1903  11/08/1903  11/1903 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan Linthouse  401 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6765 grt / 3933 nrt / 454.9 ft  55.1 ft  30.0 ft   
Engine builder Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2x T3cyl(27, 45, 75 x 51in), 1218nhp, 15kn, 2-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Alexander D. Henderson (G. Thompson & Co - Aberdeen Line), Aberdeen   Aberdeen  13/10/1903 
Other names
1920 ORCANA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
c1904 George Thompson & Co Ltd (Aberdeen Line) - mng Alexander D Henderson, Aberdeen
1920 Royal Mail Steam Packet Co Ltd, London
1922 Pacific Steam Navigation Co Ltd, Liverpool. 
Vessel history
1913 lengthened (by builders?) to 504.3ft; dummy second funnel added.
1915-1920 in service as a troopship 
Remarks
1903 150x1st, 170x3rd class passengers; (1913 89x1st, 158x3rd? or 239x1st, 328x3rd?)

c1905 6793grt 3961nrt; 1913 7814grt 4938nrt 
End year Fate / Status
1923  Broken Up 13/09/1923 
Disposal Detail
13/09/1923 sold for breaking by F. Rijsdijk, Hendrik Ido Ambacht  
 

 



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