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Name: LITTLEBECK
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/1877
Completed: 1877
Builder: John Readhead & Co
Yard: Lawe Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 131
Dimensions: 1175grt, 761nrt, 235.0 x 31.1 x 17.4ft
Engines: C2cyl (26.25 & 51 x 33ins), 110nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Co, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 72661
History:
1877 Groves, Maclean & Co, West Hartlepool
26/10/1884 Wrecked
Comments: 26/10/1884: Wrecked at the entrance to the New Waterway when
inward from Ibrail for Rotterdam with grain