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Name: JOSEPH VINEY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 10/1880
Completed: 10/1880
Builder: John Readhead & Co
Yard: Lawe Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 165
Dimensions: 1221grt, 860nrt, 250.0 x 32.7 x 17.5ft
Engines: C2cyl (28 & 53 x 33ins), 115nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Co, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 79241
History:
10/1880 Wilson, Taylor & partners, North Shields
1881 PG Cicellis, Argostoli: renamed LIXURI
1899 Alexander & Arthurs, London; renamed JOSEPH VINEY
1899 SS Beechgrove Co Ltd (Alexander & Arthurs); renamed BEECHGROVE
16/01/1905 Wrecked
Comments: 16/01/1905: Wrecked 2 miles south of Newcastle, County Down on a voyage
fom Ardrossan to Barry in ballast