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Name Official number Flag IMO
YARMOUTH  116175  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1903  27/07/1903  08/1903 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Gourlay Brothers & Co., Dundee Camperdown  208 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
806 grt / 218 nrt / 245.3 ft  31.1 ft  15.3 ft   
Engine builder Gourlay Brothers & Co., Dundee
Engine detail
2 x T3cyl (15½, 25¼, 41 x 36in), 202nhp, 2 screws 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Great Eastern Railway Company, Harwich  Harwich  17/10/1903 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
There is a Board of Trade Inquiry Report into the ships loss with all 21 hands and 1 passenger on the Southampton Library website.
"Too heavy a deck cargo - Taking on a heavy list and eventually capsizing suddenly without warning causing loss of all on board"
 
Remarks
Harwich - Hook of Holland cargo service 
End year Fate / Status
1908  Missing  
Disposal Detail
27/10/1908 last sighted off the Gabbard Lightship on passage Hook of Holland for Harwich Parkeston Quay, posted missing. 
 

 



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