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Name Official number Flag IMO
ACORIANA  65300  PRT   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1858  15/08/1858   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
S & H Morton & Co., Leith    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
534 grt / 338 nrt / 200.8 ft  24.9 ft  15.0 ft   
Engine builder S & H Morton & Co., Leith
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hugh Morton, Leith  Lisbon   
Other names
ECLIPSE as launched - 1859 ACORIANO in error? - 1860 acoriana - 1872 SIMIOTE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1858 Union Mercantil, Lisbon.
1866 Bailey & Co, Lisbon.
1873 J Bell, Glasgow - reg Glasgow and Official Number allocated. 
Vessel history
Accommodation for 48 first class passengers 
Remarks
Appropriately named ECLIPSE for the launching ceremony, after a recent total eclipse.

1860 Listed by Lloyd's as ACORIANO in that year only with ACORIANA appearing thereafter without comment. Suggests an error rather than a re-naming.  
End year Fate / Status
1884  Stranded 03/10/1884 
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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