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Name: JOHN KNOX
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 18/10/1883
Completed: 11/1883
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 507
Dimensions: 2069grt, 1351nrt, 281.0 x 37.2 x 23.1ft
Engines: C2cyl (33 & 64 x 42ins), 220nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 87722
History:
11/1883 Neil MacLean, Glasgow
01/05/1887 Wrecked
Comments: 01/05/1887: Wrecked 3 miles east of Cape Ray, Newfoundland
on a voyage from Glasgow to Quebec