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Name: DURLEY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 18/05/1871
Completed: 1871
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 273
Dimensions: 1148grt, 873nrt, 231.5 x 30.3 x 17.5ft
Engines: C2cyl (25 & 50 x 33ins), 99hp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 65592
History:
1871 George Palmer & others, London
1881 RW Surtees, London
1882 Soc Rouennaise de Transports Maritimes, Rouen; renamed HOCHE
01/07/1882 Wrecked
Comments: 01/07/1882: Wrecked about 2 miles SW of Hartland Point
on a voyage from Rouen to Cardiff in ballast.