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Name: NORTHUMBRIA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 28/06/1869
Completed: 1869
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 245
Dimensions: 856grt, 666nrt, 221.0 x 28.1 x 17.4ft
Engines: C2cyl (25 & 50 x 33ins), 160hp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 62324
History:
1869 J Fenwick & Son, Newcastle
1896 Wm Cory & Son, London
23/12/1915 Missing
Comments: 23/12/1915: Missing presumed sunk after sailing from Leith Roads for
London with a cargo of coal


Above photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo courtesy of Richard Cox