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Name: HUNTINGDON
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/03/1881
Completed: 1881
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 217
Dimensions: 2224grt, 1460nrt, 300.0 x 36.3 x 24.7ft
Engines: C2cyl (36 & 68 x 42ins), 230nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 82874
History:
1881 W Milburn & Co, London
1897 Foscolo, Mango & Co (EJ Olivier & Co), Piraeus; renamed NORBERTOS
1901 Executors of PG Foscolo, Piraeus
1901 SPG Foscolo (T Cossovich), Trieste
1902 J Pitts (Rougier & Co), Lonson; renamed HUNTINGDON
1903 Salaniki Mustafa Bey, Istanbul; renamed BASRA
1905 SA Siderides, Piraeus; renamed ALEXANDRA
1916 Jean Carras & Sons, Piraeus
1920 Carras Brothers, Piraeus
1924 Hacizade Mehmet Kazim Bey, Istanbul; renamed ISTANBUL
1927 Kirzade Sevki ve Surekasi, Istanbul
Q2/1934 Broken up
Comments: 04/02/1902: Heavy fire damage while loading at Bandirma, sold and repaired
Q2/1934: Broken up at Genoa