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Name: XEMA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/11/1872
Completed: 1872
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 291
Dimensions: 1166grt, 647nrt, 267.0 x 34.5 x 17.0ft
Engines: C2cyl (44.5 & 90 x 33ins), 318hp;
(1894: T3cyl (28, 40 & 65 x 42ins), 274nhp)
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd;
(1894: Naval Construction & Armaments Co Ltd, Barrow-in-Furness)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 68305
History:
1872 City of Cork Steam Packet Co Ltd, Cork
1905 EW Morrison, Cork
1907 Shah Steam Navigation Co of India Ltd, Bombay
1908 Bombay & Hujaz Steam Navigation Co of India Ltd; renamed SAIFI
1911 AHC Janjheria, Bombay
1912 Broken up
Comments: Laid down or launched as GUSTAV ADOLPH
1894: Re-engined
1912: Broken up at Bombay in Q3