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Name: LAURESTINA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 26/05/1884
Completed: 1884
Builder: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Company
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 55
Dimensions: 2051grt, 1336nrt, 287.0 x 37.0 x 22.0ft
Engines: C2cyl (30 & 63 x 39ins), 191nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 89794
History:
1884 J Robinson & Sons, North Shields
1895 Stag Line Ltd (J Robinson & Sons), North Shields
12/1895 Missing
Comments: 07/12/1895: Passed Cape Henry on a voyage from Baltimore to Sligo
with a cargo of maize, posted missing presumed sank