Aviles











Aviles - Collection C. Kleiss
      She was built in Sunderland in 1891 for a British shipping company, as Sinclair . In 1896 she was bought by a French company, that in 1898 sold her to a British one. She was flagged in Spain in 1900 when bought by Compañía Avilesina de Navegación, and renamed Aviles. She was lost on 04/June/1904 during a trip with coal from Gijón to Burdeos.
Shipyard / Year Short Brothers / 1891
Name / Years Sinclair / 1891-1896
Name / Years Almamy / 1896-1898
Name / Years Sinclair / 1898
Name / Years Golcar / 1898-1900
Dead weight 911 MT
Gross register 634 GRT
Lenght 54.9 meters
Breadth 8.9 meters
Depth 3.7 meters
Propulsion Reciprocating compound
Power 470 H.P.
Bought 1900 to
Owner Ambrose Shipping Co.
Name Golcar
Wrecked 04/06/1904 -- Gijón - Burdeos



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