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Name: ELGINSHIRE
Type: Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 02/09/1891
Completed: 10/1891
Builder: CS Swan & Hunter
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 167
Dimensions: 4579grt, 2980nrt, 364.0 x 48.1 x 25.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (28, 45 & 74 x 48ins), 450nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 98671
History:
10/1891 Elderslie Steam Ship Co Ltd (Turnbull, Martin & Co), Glasgow
09/03/1892 Wrecked
Comments: 09/03/1892: Wrecked 4 miles south of Timaru, New Zealand
On a voyage from Rockhampton to London with a cargo of meat & wool


Above photo is copyright of the Alexander Turnbull Collection

Above photo is copyright of the Alexander Turnbull Collection

Above photo is copyright of the Alexander Turnbull Collection