built by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow,
Yard No 172

Last Name: BANSEI MARU (1913)
Propulsion: steam, compound engine with 2 inverted cylinders of 40 & 73 inches diameter respectively; stroke 51 inches; 300 horsepower; engine by the builders
Launched: Monday, 25/12/1882
Built: 1883
Ship Type: Passenger Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 2506 grt
Length: 315.8 feet
Breadth: 38.2 feet
Owner History:
Gray, Dawes & Co., Glasgow
1885 British India Assoc. Steamers
1888 British India Steam Navigation Company Glasgow & London
T. Yoshida Japan (1913)
Kishimoto Kisen K.K (1914)
Status: Scrapped - ??/??/1926

Remarks: Official Number: 86749 Maiden voyage London to Brisbane via Suez and Batavia on 26th March 1883
Broken up in Japan Q1/1926. Previous update by Bruce Biddulph
Photo supplied by David Asprey

Last updated: by George Robinson from the original records by Stuart Cameron

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