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Name: BURRUMBEET
Type Cargo passenger
Launched: 14/02/1885
Completed: 02/1885
Builder: CS Swan & Hunter
Yard: Wallsend Yard
Yard Number: 89
Dimensions: 2803grt, 2170nrt, 300.0 x 40.1 x 19.7ft
Engines: T3cyl (23, 35 & 60 x 42ins), 282nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 91487
History:
1885 Huddart, Parker & Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne
1915 GBS McBain, Shanghai
1917 RSF McBain, Shanghai
1921 Hajee MH Nemazee, Hong Kong
1922 Lan Yew, Hong Kong
1924 Renamed NAGASAKI
1925 Yung Sing, Canton; renamed HOI PING
1927 Luk Hing, Canton
1927 Tai Hong SS Co, Amoy; renamed TANG SHAN
1928 Ta Chung SS Co Ltd, Amoy
1933 Tung Wah SS Co, Shanghai; TUNG SHANG
1936 Broken up
Comments: Broken up in the 4th quarter of 1936


Above photo as BURRUMBEET is courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo as BURRUMBEET is copyright of the Allan Green Collection