Yard No. 14
ps CAWARRA

built by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow in 1864

(CAWARRA)

ps CAWARRA

Yard Number 14, was named CAWARRA when launched on Thursday, 02/06/1864 by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow , for Australasian Steam Nav Co, Sydney.

Her main engines were built by A & J Inglis , she was powered by oscillating 170nhp paddle

She was wrecked on 12/07/1866

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1864
Ship Type: Iron passenger paddle steamer
Ship's Role: Hunter River
Tonnage: 552grt 438nrt
Length: 210.9ft
Breadth: 25.1ft
Owner History:
Australasian Steam Nav Co, Sydney

Additional Information:
wrecked on Oyster Bank, Newcastle NSW in severe gale (Sydney for Queensland); 60+ lost, 1 survivor

Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Additional data by Bruce Biddulph