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Name: HOMER
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 08/09/1877
Completed: 1877
Builder: C Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 346
Dimensions: 1916grt, 1233nrt, 285.0 x 34.2 x 24.4ft
Engines: CI2cyl (32 & 62 x 36ins), 180nhp
Engines by: Black, Hawthorn & Co, Gateshead
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 77016
History:
1877 Glover Brothers, London
17/12/1878 Missing
Comments: 17/12/1878: Sailed from Boston (Mass) for Liverpool, posted missing