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Yard No. 128
ss BOTHNIA



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 Particulars:
Built: 1874
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

Owner History:
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

Additional Information:
ON 68094.
1874: Completed June. Maiden voyage 8th August.
Accommodation: 300 1st and 1,100 3rd class passengers.
Scrapped at Marseilles.

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