Yard Number 128 was named BOTHNIA when launched on Wednesday 04/03/1874 by J & G Thomson Clydebank for Burns & McIver - British & North American Royal Mail Steam Packet Company
Ship Type: Passenger liner
Ship's Role: North Atlantic services to Boston or New York from Liverpool.
Tonnage: 4535 g | 2923 nrt
Length: 422.3 feet
Breadth: 42.2 feet
Draught: 18.95 feet depth
Burns & McIver - British & North American Royal Mail Steam Packet Company
1878: Cunard Steamship Co.
Her main engines were built by the shipbuilder , she was powered by 600hp steam compound exp - 12.5 knots
BOTHNIA was scrapped on 1899
1874: Completed June. Maiden voyage 8th August.
Accommodation: 300 1st and 1,100 3rd class passengers.
Scrapped at Marseilles.
Photo from above web page.
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