NYANZA (1864) in a squall

P&ORef: AC-02969-00


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NYANZA (1864) in a squall

In: Ships
Part of our Paintings gallery

Date: 1877

Medium: Oil on canvas

Description:
NYANZA has the distinction of being the last paddle steamer built for P&O. Launched in Blackwall in 1864, she was employed on the Southampton to Alexandria service before being sold first to the Union Steamship Company and later to the Sultan of Zanzibar.

Featured Ship: NYANZA (1864)

Shipping Line: P&O STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY


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  • D Scully

    30/01/2019 16:51:54

    Does this ship have any connection to Fordingbridge Hants? There is a terrace of houses here named Nyanza 1877 Terrace. It is also a place in Africa. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks


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