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Name: PORT VICTOR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 27/08/1885
Completed: 1885
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 261
Dimensions: 3006grt, 1828nrt, 336.0 x 38.2 x 27.5ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 42 & 70 x 48ins), 400nhp
Engines by: Wigham Richardson & Co, Low Walker
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 91872
History:
1885 W Milburn & Co, London
1898 United States Government - Army; renamed McCLELLAN
1917 United Sates Shipping Board
1920 Lloyd Royal Belge SA, Antwerp; renamed HASTIER
12/1922 Broken up
Comments: 27/10/1920: Arrived at Antwerp with a fire on board
03/11/1920: Still on fire and sank at Antwerp
1921: Refloated
12/1922: Sold for breaking


Above photo as McCLELLAN copyright of US Government