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Name: MATIAS COUSINO
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/02/1865
Completed: 1865
Builder: C Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 129
Dimensions: 891grt; (1918: 906grt, 646nrt, 210.3 x 30.7 x 18.9ft)
Engines: (by 1918: C2cyl( 28 & 53 x 32ins), 182nhp
Engines by: (by 1918: T Richardson & Sons, Hartlepool)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number:
History:
1865 H Kendall, London
1865 Unknown Owner, Chile
1865 Government of Spain
1866 Unknown Owner, Chile
1879 Government of Chile
1915 Renamed VALPARAISO
by 1918 Borquez y Cia, Valparaiso
1925 Renamed QUINTERO
06/12/1928 Sank
Comments: Lloyds register shows build date 1859
1865: Captured by Spain during a war with Chile
1866: Abandoned and recovered by Chile
1879: Assigned to the Chilean navy as a cargo transport
1919: Rebuilt at Valparaiso
06/12/1928: Sank 5nm off Punta Patache near Pisagua, Chile