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Name: ISLE OF IONA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 30/03/1889
Completed: 05/1889
Builder: T & W Smith
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number: 95
Dimensions: 1139grt, 714nrt, 225.0 x 33.2 x 15.9ft
Engines: T3cyl (16.5, 27 & 44 x 33ins), 98nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 96139
History:
05/1889 Dixon, Robson & Co, Newcastle
1899 Isles Steam Shipping Co Ltd (Dixon, Robson & Co), Newcastle
07/12/1906 Wrecked
Comments: 07/12/1906: Wrecked near Whitby
On a voyage from the Tyne to Rochester with a cargo of coal