ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
INSIZWA
Type
STEAMER, PASSENGER, CARGO
Date
1899
Description
Yard Number: 317
Registered: 20 October 1899

Renamed: TOLEMAIDE (1913)

In September 1911 INSIZWA was sold to Charente SS Co Ltd (T & J Harrison, managers), Liverpool.
In 1913, it was sold to the newly formed Soc. Anon. di Nav. Sicilia, Palermo and named TOLEMAIDE. Used on Italy-North Africa services.
In 1923, the Company was reformed as Soc. Anon. Di Nav. Italia.
In October 1924, 'Italia' went into liquidation.
In 1925 assets of Italia including TOLEMAIDE were taken over by newly formed Cia. Italiana Transatlantica (CITRA) Genoa.
In August 1929, it was laid up at Genoa.
In March 1931 TOLEMAIDE was sold by Cia. Italiana Transatlantica, Genoa to Ditta Samengo & Co., Genoa for about £4100
On April 6 1931, it arrived at Savona for demolition.
Shipbuilder
Hall Russell
Owner
J T Rennie
Dimensions
length 330 5/6' x breadth 41 1/12' x depth 27 1/6'
Gross Tonnage: 2984 ton
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