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Name Official number Flag IMO
GERONA  93475  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1888  09/08/1888  09/1888 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Gourlay Brothers & Co., Dundee Camperdown  133 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3188 grt / 2025 nrt / 345.0 ft  43.2 ft  26.4 ft   
Engine builder Gourlay Brothers & Co., Dundee
Engine detail
T3cyl. (29, 44 & 71 - 42)" 160psi, 420hp. 1-Screw. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Thomson & Sons, Dundee  Dundee  11/09/1888 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1898 British Register closed.  
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1898  Foundered 01/01/1898 
Disposal Detail
Left Portland, Maine, USA for London 31/12/1897 with 38 hands, 18 cattlemen. 300 cattle, 94 horses, and 4000 tons general cargo
Stranded on out lying shoals south of Seal Island, Nova Scotia then foundered off Cape Sable in 20 fathoms. 
 

 



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