TYNE BUILT SHIPS
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Above: Select the required shipbuilder by using initial letter of the surname eg: Armstrong, Palmer or Readhead.
KEY BELOW: D / H / P (D means basic dimensions are shown; H means a history is given; P means one or more photographs are available)


Shipbuilder: Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead (1817 - 1830)

Shipbuilder: Richard Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead (1844 - 1844)

Year Ship Name D / H / P Builder
1817 Britain D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1818 Speedwell (TT) Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1825 Hare D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1826 Hawk D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1827 Lion D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1828 Britain R Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1828 Hunter D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1828 John & Mary D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1830 Pilot (TT) D / H Robert Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1831 Rising Sun R Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1833 Lady Dundas R Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
1844 Victory (TT) D / H Richard Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead
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