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Name: COOEYANNA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 10/05/1902
Completed: 07/1902
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 384
Dimensions: 3922grt, 2496nrt, 375.0 x 47.0 x 17.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 45 & 74 x 48ins), 458nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 115863
History:
07/1902 McIlwraith, McEarcharn & Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne
1913 British India Steam Navigation Co Ltd, Glasgow
1923 Ditta Luigi Pittaluga Vapori, Genoa; renamed TASMANIA
09/01/1924 Sank
Comments: 09/01/1924: Abandoned due to fire and sank at 44.58N 08.26W
On a voyage from Newport to Livorno with a cargo of coal


Above photo as COOEYANNA copyright of Allan Green

Above photo as COOEYANNA copyright of Allan Green