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Name: TURBINIA
Type: Passenger Ship
Launched: 30/03/1904
Completed: 05/1904
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 393
Dimensions: 1064grt, 603nrt, 250.0 x 33.2 x 12.6ft
Engines: 3 x Steam turbines, 500rhp
Engines by: Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 3 x Screws, 16.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 112201
History:
1904 Turbine Steam Ship Co Ltd, Hamilton, Canada
1912 Niagra Navigation Co Ltd, Hamilton, Canada
1914 Canada Steam Ship Lines Ltd, Hamilton, Canada
1937 Broken up
Comments: 3Q/1937: Broken up at Sorel


TURBINIA returning from trials. Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo courtesy of Photoship

TURBINIA on a slipway in 1923. Photo courtesy of Paul Strathdee

TURBINIA at the breaker's yard. Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Shields Daily Gazette, Thursday, 31/03/1904