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Name: AILEEN
Type: Ferry
Launched: 17/01/1897
Completed: 1897
Builder: Sir WG Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 671
Dimensions: 204grt, 91nrt, 126.0 x 21.1 x 8.1ft
Engines: CD2cyl (17 & 34 x 42ins), 60rhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: Paddle
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 106620
History:
1897 Tyne General Ferry Co, Newcastle; registered at Newcastle
1906 Government of the Gambia; registered at Bathurst; renamed MANSAH KILAH
No later history known
Comments:


Shields Daily Gazette, Friday, 18/06/1897