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Name: PORT ALBERT
Type: Cargo ship
Launched: 06/06/1891
Completed: 08/1891
Builder: William Dobson & Co
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 45
Dimensions: 4140grt, 2731nrt, 371.4 x 46.2 x 26.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (30, 48 & 78 x 54ins), 460nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 98966
History:
08/1891 W Milburn & Co, London
1894 Japanese Government Kaigun Sho, Tokyo; renamed KAGOSHIMA MARU
1896 Nippon Yusen KK, Tokyo
1910 Harada Shoko Goshi Kaisha, Amagasaki Settsu
1917 Harada Kisen KK, Amagasaki Settsu
01/1918 Missing
Comments: 01/1918: Missing on a voyage from Saigon to Port Said


Above photo as PORT ALBERT copyright of Allan Green