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Name: HAVERTON
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 22/02/1883
Completed: 1883
Builder: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 45
Dimensions: 2531grt, 1645nrt, 300.0 x 37.3 x 27.5ft
Engines: C2cyl (37 & 70 x 45ins), 300nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 10.0knots
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 87073
History:
1883 W Milburn & Co, Newcastle
1884 Anglo-Australasian Steam Navigation Co Ltd (W Milburn & Co, managers)
21/07/1894 Wrecked
Comments: 21/07/1894: Whilst on a voyage from Sydney, Cape Breton, to Montreal,
with a cargo of coal, struck rocks and was run ashore at St Croix Bay,
St Lawrence, to prevent her sinking. Subsequently refloated and condemned.
05/1895: Sold for demolition at Quebec