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Name: KNAPTON HALL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/08/1870
Completed: 1870
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 258
Dimensions: 903grt, 562nrt, 222.0 x 29.2 x 17.5ft
Engines: C2cyl (25 & 50 x 33ins), 112nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 63658
History:
1870 Dixon & Harris, London
15/10/1877 Sank
Comments: 15/10/1877: Sank after a collision with LOCH FYNE when 40 miles SW of the
Longships on a voyage from Newport to Genoa with a cargo of coal.