Category:Tacoma (ship, 1870)

ShipEdit

  • Type:
  • Design by:
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  • Built by: William Denny and Bros of Dumbarton, Scotland
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  • Keel laid:
  • Launch date: 01.02.1870
  • Date of completion: 1870
  • Length over all: 99.8 m
  • LPP: m
  • Beam: 12 m
  • Draught: m
  • GRT: 2553
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  • Main engine: Steam
  • Screw: 1
  • Speed: 12 kn
  • Passengers: 150-1st class and 800-3rd class
  • Reefer points:

HistoryEdit

  • 1870 Named: BATAVIA for the Cunard Line.
  • 10.05.1870 Left Liverpool on her maiden voyage to Queenstown [ Cobh ] and New York
  • 06.02.1884 Last voyage on this service,
  • 1884 Sold to John Elder & Co.[shipbuilders] in part exchange for the "Umbria" and "Etruria"
  • 1885 Fitted with triple expansion engines.
  • 1887 - 1891 Ran on the Pacific for for Canadian Pacific
  • 1892 Sold to Northern Pacific. Renamed: TACOMA
  • 1898 Sold to North American Mail [US] and in 1901, back to Northern Pacific.
  • 1904 Sold to North Western Commercial
  • 1905 Seized by the Japanese during the Russo-Japanese War Renamed: SHIKOTAN MARU
  • 03.10.1924 Stranded near Shaiweishan, was refloated and scrapped.

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