built by J & G Thomson Clydebank in 1874
built by J & G Thomson Clydebank,
Yard No 128 Engines by the shipbuilder
Port of Registry: Liverpool
Propulsion: 600hp steam compound exp - 12.5 knots
Launched: Wednesday, 04/03/1874
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
Burns & McIver - British & North American Royal Mail Steam Packet Company
1878: Cunard Steamship Co.
Status: Scrapped - 1899
Web site: http://www.norwayheritage.com/ships/bothnia.htm
1874: Completed June. Maiden voyage 8th August.
Accommodation: 300 1st and 1,100 3rd class passengers.
Scrapped at Marseilles.
Photo from above web page.
Previous updates by Paul Strathdee, Bruce Biddulph, Colin Campbell
Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron