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Name: GRAND DUKE CONSTANTINE or VELIKIY KNYAZ CONSTANTIN
Type: Passenger Ship
Launched: 19/10/1891
Completed: 01/1892
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 308
Dimensions: 1947grt, 1122nrt, 295.0 x 37.2 x 17.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 44 & 71 x 48ins), 445nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
1892 Russian Steam Navigation & Trading Company, Odessa
08/1914 Imperial Russian Navy; renamed KONSTANTIN
1917 Renamed BESTUJEV
1918 Russian Steam Navigation & Trading Company, Odessa
1923 Cie Russe de Navigation Vapeur et de Commerce, Marseille
1928 Broken up
Comments: 08/1914: Requisitioned by the Imperial Russian Navy & converted to a minelayer
1928: Broken up