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Name: INDOSTAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 09/01/1864
Completed: 1864
Builder: Palmer Bros & Co
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 139
Dimensions: 775grt, 465nrt, 252.0 x 28.1 x 17.3ft
Engines: I2cyl (54 & 54 x 33ins), 270hp; (1874: CI2cyl (35 & 66 x 33ins), 180hp)
(1885: C2cyl (32 & 58 x 36ins), 168nhp)
Engines by: Palmer Bros & Co, Jarrow; (1874: Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron & Co, Jarrow)
(1885: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: n/a; (1878: 76208)
History:
1864 Soc Anon Italiana de Nav Adriatic Orient, Turin
1878 Hall Bros SS Co, Newcastle; renamed PRINCIPE CARIGNANO
1880 A Gialousse, Piraeus; renamed THESSALIA
1905 Nav a Vapeur Panhellenique, Pireaus
12/07/1916 Nomicos, Pireaus
1919 Panagiotis Kapetanakis, Greece; renamed XENOULA
19XX Pan Capetanakis, Pireaus; renamed THESSALIA
01/1930 Renamed URANIA
02/1931 Sank
Comments: 1874: Engine compounded
1885: New engine and boilers