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Name: MARK LANE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/11/1878
Completed: 1879
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 379
Dimensions: 2095grt, 1267nrt, 287.0 x 35.3 x 24.3ft
Engines: C2cyl (26 & 60 x 42ins), 212nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 79659
History:
1879 G Loram & Co, London
1887 J Cory & Sons, Cardiff / London
1895 Mark Lane SS Co Ltd (J Cory & Sons), London
12/06/1912 Wrecked
Comments: 12/06/1912: Wrecked off Cape Entinas on a voyage from Cardiff
to Almeria with a cargo of coal.