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Name: GARRICK
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/01/1885
Completed: 1885
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 257
Dimensions: 2561grt, 1597nrt, 321.0 x 37.8 x 25.1ft
Engines: C2cyl (34 & 68 x 48ins), 267nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 91192
History:
1885 Liverpool, Brazil & River Plate SN Co Ltd (Lamport & Holt), Liverpool
1906 A/S Sandefjords Hvalfangersselskab (P Bogen), Sandefjord
1906 Renamed FRIDTHJOF NANSEN
10/11/1906 Sank
Comments: 10/11/1906: Sank after striking a rock between Montevideo and South Georgia
On a voyage from Buenos Aires to South Georgia with a cargo of coal


Above photo as GARRICK