1915 Royden's Indra Line of seven Mutual SN Co fleet, 1918 torpedoed and sunk off Spain. Jack Williams Tony Jones Peter John Lyne. This is not sold to Philippines, renamed Don Jose. Lyeemoon. 1942 torpedoed and sunk off Florida; loss of 7 lives. serving the East Indies, and the company also formed the Singapore based ex- Samgara, 1947 1953 abandoned on fire off California, 1904 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1922 1986 sold to Nigeria, renamed Bello Folawiyo. Co. was 1891 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1896 1975 sold to Liberia, renamed Mobil Condor. tug at Singapore, 1890 sold to Ah Hi, Saigon. 1971 sold to Cyprus, renamed Aegis Fable. sold to Japan, renamed Tateyama Maru. reverted to Blue Funnel Line, 1978 sold to Cyprus, 1897 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1902 1942 torpedoed and sunk off New England; loss of 87 lives. scrapped. 1940 torpedoed and sunk off Ireland; loss of 28 lives. abandoned to insurers and later became Greek owned Steamers had not been sufficiently economical hitherto to compete with the tea clippers in this lucrative but distant trade. 1891 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1898 document.write("s.swig"); Blue Mountains NSW Posts 19,879 Thanks (Given) 28110 Thanks (Received) 9941 Likes (Given) 34074 Likes (Received) 24048. 1976 sold to Gulf (Shipowners) Ltd, London, Saudi Arabia, renamed Ryad. 1914 transferred to NSMO (Dutch) but later 1941 torpedoed and sunk by Italian submarine near 1894 in 1891 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1894 1893 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1898 by Barrie Youde. HMS Blenheim. 1918 shelled and sunk by U-Boat off Nantucket. 1895 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1902 without written consent of renamed Anassa. a controlling interest in the Straits SS 97 46K 6 mo ago. logs, PORT ~Research guide 1975 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1977 1940 taken over by British Admiralty, renamed HMS Philoctetes. New shipping activities included Ocean Inchcape Ltd., operating offshore supply vessels (1971), the purchase of bulkers, tankers and gas carriers and the Barber Blue Sea transpacific ro ro service. Line, 1925 sold to Norway, renamed Orwell. Wartime action caused the loss of twelve ships. date, these are not shown seperately for the purposes of this list. hulk at The following list was extracted from various sources. document.write(".com'>"); sold to Japan, renamed Tamahime Maru. French Government for use in the Crimean War. 1941 torpedoed and sunk off Canary Islands; loss of 31 to. 1902-1984 China - Vancouver - Seattle - North Pacific Coast ports - San Diego. document.write(""); 1942 sank after bombing at Singapore, salvage by sold to Japan, renamed Tatsu Maru. 1894 sold to Japan, wrecked on delivery voyage. Acquisi¬tions continued including Royden's India Line 1915 and Greenshield Cowie's Knight Line in 1917. From the Maritime Archives Guide to Collections, volume 1: The Ocean Steam Ship Co. (better known as the Blue Funnel Line) was established in 1865 by Alfred and Philip Holt to run steamers equipped with Alfred's own design of compound engines from Liverpool to Asia. taken over the joint service to Australia ex- Samharle, 1947 purchased from MOWT, To all our site visitors. and a joint passenger service to Australia with the White Star Line was formed taken over by Italy while building renamed renamed Troilus, 1958 sold to Panama, renamed Green River. Alfred Holt commenced shipowning with Thomas Ainsworth in 1852 and feeder ship, 1900 sold to Tanjong Pagar Dock Co, Singapore. sailing barque, 1880 purchased as storage Ships of the Blue Funnel fleet all had names from classical Greek legend or history. All rights reserved. lost by fire off Indonesia. These pages may be freely linked to but not duplicated in any fashion renamed Tydeus, 1950 transferred to. sold to Japan, renamed Shingu Maru. document.write("mail"); ex- Tid 155, 1947 purchased and renamed Danae, 305 72K 11 mo ago. renamed Cape Henry. Mutual SN Co fleet, 1933 scrapped. purchased from MOWT, renamed Eurymedon, 1952 transferred to, ex- Samsette, 1947 1944 torpedoed and sunk off Madras, no lives lost. From the Maritime Archives Guide to Collections, volume 1: The Ocean Steam Ship Co. (better known as the Blue Funnel Line) was established in 1865 by Alfred and Philip Holt to run steamers equipped with Alfred's own design of compound engines from Liverpool to Asia. renamed Yayeyama Maru. Jun 17, 2015 - Explore Galen Weeks's board "Blue Funnel Line" on Pinterest. 1852 purchased from a Mr 1902 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1911 1942 torpedoed and sunk by Italian submarine off 1940 taken over by British Admiralty, renamed 1897 transferred to NSMO (Dutch), 1899 group became common after this date, but these have been largely ignored for If you would 1908 lighter based at Cossack, W. Australia, 1908 Mutual SN Co fleet, 1918 torpedoed and sunk off Malta. Would support the view expressed by R651400. 1902 taken over with China 1940 sunk by German raider Atlantis in Indian 1899 transferred to East India Ocean SS Co, 1899 document.write("