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Category:Moresby (ship, 1881)

ShipEdit

  • Type: Iron steamship
  • Design by:
  • Order date:
  • Built by: Raylton Dixon & Co., Middleborough
  • Yard No:
  • Keel laid:
  • Launch date:
  • Date of completion: 1881
  • Length over all: 101.2 m
  • LPP: m
  • Beam: 15.3 m
  • Draught: 7.3 m
  • GRT: 1763
  • DWT:
  • NET: 1338
  • Sail area:
  • Main engine: Compound engine 160 horsepower built by T Richardson & Sons, Hartlepool.
  • Speed: kn
  • O.N. 107022

HistoryEdit

  • 1881 Named: JACOB CHRISTENSEN for H Konow & others, Bergen. Flag: Norway
  • 1898 Sold to Burns Philp and Company Limited, registered Sydney. Renamed: MORESBY Flag: Australia
  • 03.1915 Sold to J G White registered Shanghai.
  • 28.11.1916 Torpedoed by submarine and sunk 120 miles North-West of Alexandria 32.36N/28.38E with a loss of 33 souls

Media in category "Moresby (ship, 1881)"

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