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Name: J E McCONNELL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/08/1867
Completed: 09/1867
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 214
Dimensions: 762grt, 518nrt, 201.3 x 28.1 x 17.4ft
Engines: 2cyl (38 & 38 x 30ins), 95hp; (18XX: 4C2cyl (19, 19 & 38, 38 x 30ins), 98nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd; (18XX: Gen I S Coll Co, London)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 56892
History:
1867 General Iron Screw Collier Co Ltd, London
1880 Harris & Dixon, London; renamed CANNEL
1889 Arnati & Harrison, London; renamed CLAPTON
1900 Antwerp Steamship Co (J Defty, manager), London
1910 Clapton Steamship Co Ltd (J Defty, manager), London
1913 Joseph Constant, London
1913 S Atychides & Th B Vahratoglou, Constantinople; renamed SHIRAZ
1913 Registered at Bandar Abbas Persia
1914 Compagnie Perso-Ottomane de Nav a Vapeur (S Atychides &
Th B Vahratoglou, managers), Constantinople
20/10/1914 Sank
Comments: 18XX: Engine compounded by General Iron Screw Collier Co Ltd
20/10/1914: Mined and sank off Euxinograd.
On a voyage from Constantza to Constantinople with a cargo of cased petroleum