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Tioga (I) - (1902-1910)
The first "Tioga" was build as "Christine" in 1890 by Burmeister & Wain, for the Danske Petroleum Akt.
Measurements : 281 Feet lenght x 37 Feet breadth.
Engines : T 3 cyl.
1902 : Renamed "Tioga" for Anglo-American Oil Co., Ltd.
1910 : Sold to Cia Bellerina ( Christensen ), not renamed.
04.02.1913 : Stranded, South Orkney Island, South Atlantic, whilst on whaling service.
Additional Info by Starke & Schell Registers :
CHRISTINE - 1890 DE 1T (aft) (10)
2,293 GT Dansk Petroleums A/S (Vald. E. Wulff), Aarhus 275.8 x 38.0 Feet
Tanker, Burmeister & Wain, Copenhagen (10) #162
1902 - TIOGA Anglo-American Oil Co., Ltd., London BR 114662
1910 - Soc. Ballenera Christensen y Cia., Corral CH
Wrecked 4 Feb 1913, on the South Orkneys, in whaling service.
The Miramar Ship Index for "CHRISTINE"
Wrecked South Orkney Is, Antarctic 04.02.13 (whaling service).