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: SILVIO SPAVENTA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/07/1891
Completed: 09/1891
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 658
Dimensions: 2631grt, 1767nrt, 323.0 x 40.3 x 17.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (28, 45 & 74 x 48ins), 441nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a; (1895: 104811)
History:
09/1891 Italo-Britannica Royal Italian Mail SN Co Ltd (E & E Arbib), Naples
1893 Managers became Galbraith, Pembroke & Co, London
1895 Adelaide Steamship Co Ltd, Sydney NSW; renamed WOLLOWRA
1915 Wollowra Steamship Co Ltd (Moller & Co), Hong Kong
1917 Managers became AR Burkhill & Sons
1921 Chan Pan Chee, Shanghai
1922 Maritima Peninsular Ltda (Ceferino Molina), Vigo; renamed IBERIA
1928 Broken up
Comments: 1928: Broken up at Stavanger by Stavanger Skibsophugnings Co A/S


Above photo as WOLLOWRA copyright of Allan Green

Above photo as WOLLOWRA copyright of Allan Green