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Name: NUBIAN
Type: Passenger Ship
Launched: 28/02/1876
Completed: 1876
Builder: C Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 300
Dimensions: 3091grt, 1998nrt, 359.0 x 38.6 x 27.2ft
Engines: C2cyl (47 & 86 x 48ins), 400nhp; (1891: T3cyl (28, 46 & 74 x 48ins), 385nhp)
Engines by: T Clark & Co, Newcastle; (1891: Day, Summer & Co, Southampton)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 72366
History:
1876 Union Steam Ship Co, Southampton
20/12/1892 Wrecked
Comments: 1891: Engine tripled
20/12/1892: Stranded in the River Tagus, Lisbon harbour
on a voyage from Southampton to Natal