Ship Details

Rig

Steel Twin Screw Steamer, 1977 nhp.

Built

1909

Built In

Tonnage

12,133g 7,342n

Dimensions

535.3 x 64.0 x 38.6

Demise

Orient Steam Navigation Co.Ltd., reg. Belfast. 1909 Nov.: Maiden voyage to Australia. 1914: Converted to a mine layer, HMS Orvieto. Then an armed merchant cruiser. 1919 Nov.: Resumed passenger service to Australia. 1931: Broken up.

Media

Comment

Painting of the Orvieto I recently acquired. Signed by Alfred Dufty Sidney. Artist unknown but attributed to Gregory

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