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Name: HAROLD
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 20/06/1871
Completed: 1871
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 139
Dimensions: 1108grt, 686nrt, 225.5 x 30.6 x 17.4ft
Engines: C2cyl (26 & 52 x 30ins), 99nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 67301
History:
1871 Adamson & Short, Newcastle
1887 Charlton, McAllum & Co, Newcastle
11/06/1889 Sank
Comments: 11/06/1889: Sank after a collision with ss TOWARD when 5 miles west of
Royal Sovereign LV on a voyage from Bilbao to the Tyne with iron ore