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Name Official number Flag IMO
UMSIMKULU  86670  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1882  19/07/1882   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Abercorn Shipbuilding Co, Paisley   57 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
176 grt / 99 nrt / 122.0 ft  22.1 ft  7.2 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2cyl 31nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Pollok, Clazy & Co, Glasgow  Glasgow  10/08/1882 
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
Vessel history

The partnerships (Pollok, Clazy & Co, and Pollok Black & Co) between Morris Pollok Jr, George Robert Clazy and John Dykehead Black and operating in Glasgow, Cape Town, East London and Durban were dissolved on 30/6/1883, after the loss of UMSIMKULU. [Edinburgh Gazette, 17/8/1883]

End year Fate / Status
1883  Wrecked 16/06/1883 
Disposal Detail
Total wreck at Breede River, Port Beaufort, Cape Province. 


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