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Name: LILLEBAELT or LILLEBELT
Type: Train Ferry
Launched: 30/09/1871
Completed: 06/01/1872
Builder: J Wigham Richardson & Co
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 72
Dimensions: 305grt, 125nrt, 80dwt, 139.2 x 25.3 x 10.7ft
Engines: 2cyl (36 & 36 x 46ins)
Engines by: Thompson, Boyd & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: Paddle; 8.5knots (trials)
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: n/a
History:
06/01/1872 De Danske Statsbaner (Danish State Railways)
09/10/1922 Broken up
Comments 18/03/1872: Made her first crossing on the Little Belt route between
Strib on the island of Funen to Frederica (Jutland)


Above photo copyright of Jernbanemuseet