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Name: MARSDEN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 12/12/1894
Completed: 01/1895
Builder: Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd
Yard: Bill Quay
Yard Number: 55
Dimensions: 919grt, 554nrt, 210.0 x 30.2 x 13.4ft
Engines: T3cyl (17, 28 & 46 x 30ins), 115nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 104272
History:
01/1895 Burnett SS Co Ltd (Burnett & Co), Newcastle
1901 Palgrave, Murphy & Co, Dublin; renamed CITY OF FRANKFORT
1921 Austin Magenis, Dublin
24/03/1922 Wrecked
Comments: 24/03/1922: Wrecked on Chausée des Pierres Noires off Brest
On a voyage from Port Talbot to Brest with a cargo of coal