Dunkeld

SDFN

Master

From

To

J M Finlayson

1879


H H Broadfoot

1883

1889

J W Creaghe

11/1889


DUNKELD was built in 1878 by Robert Napier & Sons at Glasgow with a tonnage of 1158grt, a length of 240ft 10in, a beam of 32ft 4in and a service speed of 10 knots.

With the Venice and the Melrose she was designed for the Cape Town - Durban service.

In 1891 she was sold to Compania Valenciana de Nav. of Valencia and renamed Alcirca.

On 7th September 1915 she was sunk after being in a collision off Cabo Gata near Almeira in Spain.

Career Summary

Vessel

Built

Tonnage

Official No

Ship Builder

Engine Builder

Engine Type

HP

Screws

Dunkeld

1878

1158

79638

Robert Napier

Glasgow

Robert Napier

Glasgow

Compound Steam

150 NHP

1

Castle Line Home Page
Home Page Previous Page Next Page