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Name: NAPLES
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/04/1875
Completed: 1875
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 317
Dimensions: 2289grt, 1467nrt, 316.4 x 35.8 X 25.9ft
Engines: C2cyl; (1888: T3cyl (22, 36.5 & 60 x 45ins), 240nhp)
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 70728
History:
1875 Nelson, Donkin & Co, London
1900 Lagoara & Pittaluga, Genoa; renamed FEBO
06/02/1906 Wrecked
Comments: 1888: Engine tripled by Palmer’s
06/02/1906: Wrecked on Cannon Rock near Cloughey, County Down
On a voyage from Almeria to Glasgow with a cargo of iron ore


Above photo as FEBO copyright of P Berti