TYNE BUILT SHIPS
  A history of Tyne shipbuilders and the ships that they built

Home

Shipbuilders

Ships

River Views

About

Copyright


Select

Ship Name

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ



Name: GULF OF GUAYAQUIL
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 24/10/1888
Completed: 1888
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 284
Dimensions: 2365grt, 310.0 x 40.3ft
Engines: T3cyl (26, 42 & 69 x 48ins)
Engines by: Blair & Co Ltd, Stockton-on-Tees
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 93209
History:
1888 Greenock Steam Ship Co Ltd, Greenock
24/12/1888 Missing
Comments: Accommodation for 30 x 1st Class passengers, plus some 2nd Class
24/12/1888: Sailed from Liverpool for Valparaiso on her maiden voyage
Subsequently reported missing. Believed to have sunk off Fishguard.