TSS Anglesey (1888)

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History
Name: 1888-1911: TSS Anglesey
Owner: 1888-1911 London and North Western Railway
Operator: 1888-1911 London and North Western Railway
Port of registry: United Kingdom
Route: 1888-1911: Holyhead - Dublin
Builder: Harland and Wolff
Yard number: 203[1]
Launched: 1888
Completed: 1 May 1888[1]
Out of service: 1911
General characteristics
Tonnage: 887 GRT[1]
Length: 300 ft (91 m)
Beam: 33.1 ft (10.1 m)
Draught: 13.4 ft (4.1 m)

TSS Anglesey was a steam turbine cargo vessel operated by the London and North Western Railway from 1888 to 1911.

History[edit]

She was built by Harland and Wolff for the London and North Western Railway in 1888 and put on the HolyheadDublin route. She was one of a trio of ships built over four years for this route, all of a similar size. The other ships were Olga and Irene.

She was disposed of in 1911.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c McCluskie, Tom (2013). The Rise and Fall of Harland and Wolff. Stroud: The History Press. p. 120. ISBN 9780752488615.