Finland Steamship Company's Emigrant Ships


S/S URANIA

Passenger steamer, one deck & spar deck

Passengers

I: 22

II: 34

III: 186

Ice class

1

Tonnages

1,136 GRT

664 NRT

Length over all

68.63 m

Breadth

10.11 m

Draught

?

Engine

Triple steam engine 3 cy. by the shipbuilders.

Horse powers

1,600 IHP

Speed

12 knots

12.9.1891

Completed by Wigham Richardson & Co., Newcastle, as S/S Urania for Finska Ångfartygs Aktiebolaget, Helsinki.

Sailed mainly on Finland - Copenhagen - Hull line.

1913

Sank on Feb. 3 NW of Kullen in Kattegatt after collision in fog with the Norwegian S/S Fancy while on passage from Hull to Copenhagen with coal and general cargo. Crew and passengers brought safely by the heavily damaged Fancy to Elsinore.

Source: The Ships of Our First Century : The Effoa Fleet 1883-1983. Ed. by Matti Pietikäinen & Bengt Sjöström. Keuruu 1983, 231 p. ISBN 951-99438-5-4.