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Name: GUDREN
Type: Sailing Vessel
Launched: 10/07/1856
Completed: 1856
Builder: John Vernon
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number:
Dimensions: 162nrt, 101.4 x 20.1 x 12.3ft
Engines: None
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: Sail, rigged as a Snow
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 28862
History:
1856 Hunter & Erichsen
1860 Registered at London as QUEEN OF THE AVON
by 1867 HS Looke, London; registered at London
by 1870 RH Forster, Liverpool
1874 William Lilley, Liverpool
1879 Andrew Scott, Dundee; registered at Dundee
1881 Richard Swainson, South Shields; registered at Newcastle
1889 Tyne Wherry Company Ltd (Richard Swainson, manager), Newcastle
1890 Anglo-American Oil Company Ltd (Thomas Pragnell, manager), London
1909 British Petroleum Company Ltd (Richard Airey, manager), London
1914 British Government, London
1914 Broken up
Comments: 1914: Company title and assets seized by the British Government


Newcastle Courant, Friday, 11/07/1856