::::  Merchant Ships
SAIKO MARU x 2
Code - N9038
1.35  
Qty
Class - 2
Date - 1886
Description - SAIKO MARU x 2 N9038 Built 1888 for the Nippon Yusen Kaisha Coulour:- White with Black funnels. Sister Kobe Maru Tonnage 2,904 tons Gross Dimensions c299 x 40 Speed 14 knots Served as an Armed Merchant Cruiser at the Yalu as flagship of Vice-Admiral Count Kabayama where she carried 2 small guns. Both served as Hospital ships in 1904/5, then returned to merchant service. Broken up 1927.