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Name: ISMAILIA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 06/10/1888
Completed: 12/1888
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 596
Dimensions: 3008grt, 1940nrt, 337.0 x 41.2 x 26.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 41 & 66 x 45ins), 293nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 95508
History:
12/1888 Nelson, Donkin & Co, London
1891 SS Ismailia Co Ltd (Nelson, Donkin & Co), London
1892 Steamship Ismailia Ltd (JS Boyd), Belfast
1894 Nippon Yusen Kaisha, Tokyo; renamed HIMEJI MARU
07/11/1896 Wrecked
Comments: 07/11/1896: Wrecked on Bombay Reef south of Hong Kong