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Yard No. 107

Yard Number 107 was named HANKOW when launched on Tuesday 30/12/1873 by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow for China Navigation Co London

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1874
Ship Type: Iron passenger-cargo
Ship's Role: Yangtze service
Tonnage: 3073grt
Length: 308.4ft
Breadth: 42.2ft
Draught: 15.1ft depth

Owner History:
China Navigation Co, London

Her final day was on when she was sunk by bombing

Additional Information:
Transferred 1886 from Yangtze to Hong Kong/Canton service
Gutted by fire 14/10/1906 at Canton Steamer Wharf, Hong Kong with loss of 130 lives
Towed to Shanghai 1907 and converted to hulk and moved to Hankow as transhipment godown
Transferred to Shasi in 1930, and to Ichang in 1938
Destroyed by American bombing during WW2