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Name Official number Flag IMO
ACTAEON    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1837  1837/12  07/02/1838 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Steele & Co., Greenock Rue End   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
685 grt / 414 nrt /        
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
SL2cy 350nhp 9kn 11kn. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Martin & Burns (Glasgow & Liverpool Steam Shipping Co), Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1842 Royal Mail Steam Packet Co, London 
Vessel history
7/2/1838 builder's certificate
1841 on RMSPCo's West Indies feeder services 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1844  Wrecked 09/10/1844 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked on Negrel Rock, Point Canoas near Cartagena, Colombia (Santa Marta for Cartagena) - mails and crew saved
Newspapers have date 20/10/1844 
 

 



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