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Name: KAI PAN
Type: Revenue Cruiser
Keel: 18/05/1887
Launched: 17/12/1887
Completed: 20/03/1888
Builder: Sir WG Armstrong, Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 516
Dimensions: 270grt, 110nrt, 135.0 x 23.1 x 11.4ft
Engines: 2 x T3cyl (12, 19.5 & 32 x 20ins), 92nhp, 650ihp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 2 x 1 x 20pdr, 2 x 1 x machine guns
History:
20/03/1888 Government of China - Imperial Chinese Maritime Customs, Shanghai
1923 S Tarmohamed; renamed KAIPAN
1924 L E Lanier; renamed AIGLON
25/12/1926 Wrecked
Comments: 25/12/1926: Wrecked near Diego Suarez