Category:Derwent (ship, 1864)

ShipEdit

  • Type: Iron steamer, built as a 3 masted barquentine ship
  • Design by:
  • Order date:
  • Built by: A & J Inglis at Pointhouse, Glasgow
  • Yard No: 13
  • Keel laid:
  • Launch date: 13.04.1864
  • Date of completion: 06.1864
  • Length over all: m
  • LPP: 59.8 m
  • Beam: 7.7 m
  • Draught: 4.1 m
  • GRT: 478
  • DWT:
  • NET: 351
  • Sail area:
  • Main engine: Steam 2cy 120nhp
  • Speed: kn
  • ON 50005

HistoryEdit

  • 1864 Named: DERWENT for J Alexander, London.
  • 1864 Sold to J Wright, registered at Hobart Town, Tasmania.
  • 12.1864 Sold to W Rout & Partners
  • 10.1867 Sold to Tasmanian S N Co
  • 03.1879 Sold to Howard Smith & Partners as Melbourne Steamship Co. Melbourne.
  • 12.1883 Sold to W H Smith & Sons Ltd.
  • 1891 Re-engined, compounded producing 96 hp.
  • 07.1901 Sold to Howard Smith Ltd.
  • 1909 Gross tonnage now measured at 459.
  • 1913 Sold to Australian Steamships Pty Ltd.
  • 10.1915 Sold to Howard Smith Ltd.
  • 1915-16 Converted into a hulk and employed in North Queensland.
  • 1925 Scuttled off Townsville, Queensland

Media in category "Derwent (ship, 1864)"

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Last modified on 4 January 2012, at 12:52