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Name: KILLINGWORTH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 1855
Completed: 1855
Builder: C Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 8
Dimensions: 607grt, 466nrt, 167.7 x 27.9 x 16.4ft
Engines: 2cyl, 70hp; (by 1874: 2cyl (34.5 & 34.5 x 26ins), 70hp)
Engines by: R Morrison & Co, Ouseburn Iron Works, Newcastle
(by 1874: T Richardson & Sons, Hartlepool)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 26450
History:
1855 Nicholas Wood & Partners, Sunderland
by 1884 J Wood, London
by 1905 Aktie SS Skaatö (N Chr Sorensen), Stavanger; renamed SKAATÖ
No later history known
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Above photo courtesy of Richard Cox