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1889 General cargo


Buildingyard: T. & W. Smith, North Shields

Built year: 1889

Yard no: 99


Tonnage: GRT: 1186/ NET: 904/ TDW: 1700

Dims : LOA: 225,5/ BR: 32,6/ DR: 15,7ft

Machinery: 3-cyl tripleexp steam by North Eastern Eng. Co., Newcastle

IHP: 550

Speed: 9

Photo: WW Fleetlist 150years

07.11.1889: Launched

17.12.1889: Completed. Price paid: NOK340.000

00.00.1903: Sold to M. Nishikawa, Japan. Renamed CHIYODA MARU NO.2

00.00.1909: Sold to C. Tsukamoto, Japan

00.11.1917: Went ashore  refloated. Repaired and returned to service. Reg owner: K. Kawachi, Japan

11.04.1920: Foundere off Iwate

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