TYNE BUILT SHIPS
  A history of Tyne shipbuilders and the ships that they built

Home

Shipbuilders

Ships

River Views

About

Copyright


Select

Ship Name

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ



Name: RKCZY
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/09/1892
Completed: 11/1892
Builder: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co & Wigham Richardson & Co
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 96 & 280
Dimensions: 1556grt, 944nrt, 240.0 x 34.0 x 14.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (20, 32 & 53 x 36ins), 181nhp
Engines by: Wigham Richardson & Co, Low Walker
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
1892
11/1892 Royal Hungarian Sea Navigation Co Adria Ltd, Fiume
1919 Adria Soc di Navigazione Marittima, Fiume
1922 Transferred to Italian Flag; renamed CIMAROSA
12/1934 Broken up
Comments: 1892: Hull subcontracted to Tyne Iron by Wigham Richardson
12/1934: Broken up at Venice by by Ernesto Breda


Above photo as RKCZY is copyright of Klaus Gnther von Martinez

Above photo as RKCZY is courtesy of Nereo Castelli

Above photo as CIMAROSA is courtesy of Hajo Regiszter

Shields Daily Gazette, Friday, 23/09/1892