Built 1896
Type Passenger Steamer
Tonnages 297 grt
Length / beam / draft 175.5 x 23.1 x 7.2 ft
Shipbuilder (yard number) Earle's Company, Hull (409)
Engine Builder  
Engine Comp. diagonal 2cyl (24, 48 x 42in), 160 nhp, paddle
Owners 1896 Great Eastern Railway Company - excursion vessel based at Harwich
  1913 H. Cooney, Westcliff-on-Sea as Thames excursion vessel
  1916 Goole & Hull Steam Packet Co. Ltd., Goole
  1918 J. Calvert, Goole
  1920 Hellenic Mediterranean and Black Sea Company, Piraeus; renamed ACROPOLIS
Fate 1929 deleted from Lloyd's Register

ESSEX or sister NORFOLK at Harwich (rear of the pier)

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