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Name: LIGHTNING
Type: Sailing Vessel
Launched: 1857
Completed: 1857
Builder: Robert Fulton
Yard: Newcastle
Yard Number:
Dimensions: 163grt, 90.0 x 23.5 x 12.5ft
Engines: None
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: Sail, rigged as a Brig
Construction: Wood
Reg Number: 16796
History:
1857 Unknown owner
by 1867 John Marshall, Newcastle
by 1870 Alexander Goldie McKenzie, Aberdeen; registered at Aberdeen
by 1875 Andrew Baxter, Aberdeen
by 1885 Thomas Jefferson, West Hartlepool; registered at Aberdeen
No later history known
Comments: Still listed in MNL 1892