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1898-1899 General cargo


Buildingyard: C. Mitchell & Co., Newcastle

Built year: 1873

Yard no: 290


Tonnage: GRT: 3594/ NET: 2332/ TDW: 5000

Dims: LOA: 389,0/ BR: 42,1/ DR: 28,8

Machinery: 2-cyl comp steam engine by R & W Hawthorne, Newcastle

IHP: 1320

Speed: 10,0 knots


07.10.1873: Launched as HANKOW for E.H. Watts, London

21.02.1874: Completed. Owners became Watts, Milburn & Co., London

00.00.1880: Sold to W. Milburn & Co., London

00.00.1897: Sold to Aberdeen Atlantic Shipping Co Ltd. (John Rust & Son), Aberdeen

00.00.1898: Purchased by WW. Renamed DUNNET

06.04.1899: Sailed from Barry bound for Genoa. Dissappeared - and belive to have foundered in the Bay of Biscay

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