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Name: MARY THOMAS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/07/1889
Completed: 09/1889
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 622
Dimensions: 2223grt, 1392nrt, 275.5 x 37.8 x 20.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (22, 35 & 58 x 39ins), 214nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 95183
History:
09/1889 Mary Thomas Steam Ship Co Ltd (E Thomas Radcliffe & Co), Cardiff
1908 Glanhowny SS Co Ltd (HA Bartlett), Cardiff; renamed BARTO
1909 Rowe Shipping Co Ltd (P Rowe & Sons), Cardiff; renamed JANE ROWE
1911 E Brodin (P Rowe & Sons), Gefle
28/02/1914 Wrecked
Comments: 28/02/1914: Wrecked on Hamstone Rock, 2 miles west of Bolt Head
On a voyage from Oran to Rotterdam with a cargo of iron ore


Above photo as JANE ROWE copyright of Chris Verstappen

Above photo of the wreck of JANE ROWE copyright of Chris Verstappen