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Name: KATE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/10/1863
Completed: 1863
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 56
Dimensions: 147grt, 104nrt, 145.4 x 21.2 x 6.3ft
Engines: 60hp
Engines by:
Propulsion: Paddle and also rigged as a 2 masted schooner
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 48678
History:
1863 JC Wilson, London
1866 Government of Queensland; registered at Brisbane
by 1890 The "Kate" Steam Ship Co Ltd, Brisbane
1890 John White, Brisbane
11/11/1890 Sank
Comments: 11/11/1890: Sank after a collision with ss BURWAH near the Pile Light at Brisbane


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