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Name Official number Flag IMO
NKWAZI    MWI   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1956     
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   2100 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
610 grt? /  / 295 disp, 180 dwt 113.7 ft oa  27.0 ft  10.5 ft  7.6 ft 
Engine builder Crossley Brothers Ltd., Manchester
Engine detail
Crossley HRN 4/40 Diesel. 9 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Administration of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland - mng Nyasaland Railways Ltd, London     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
c1964 Malawi Railways, Blantyre 
Vessel history
Cargo vessel for Lake Nyasa (deck passengers only).
Shipped in pieces and assembled in 1956 at Monkey Bay, Lake Nyasa by Nyasaland Railways Ltd.
11/8/1956 launched
12/1956 maiden voyage  
Remarks
Nkwazi = fish eagle. 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
2017 hulk reported lying at Monkey Bay 
 

 



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