Yard No. 160
ss CAMORTA

built by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow in 1880

(CAMORTA)

ss CAMORTA

Yard Number 160, was named CAMORTA when launched on Tuesday, 16/11/1880 by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow , for British India Steam Navigation Company Glasgow & London.

She is recorded as having sank on 06/05/1902

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1880
Ship Type: Passenger Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 2119 grt
Length: 285.2 feet
Breadth: 35.2 feet
Draught: 24.1 feet
Owner History:
British India Steam Navigation Company Glasgow & London

Additional Information: The liner left Madras with 89 crew and 650 passengers and headed for Rangoon, due there on the 5th. She never made port, foundering in a cyclone with the loss of every person aboard.
Additional data by George Robinson