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Name: OTTERSPOOL
Type: Sailing Vessel
Launched: 18/11/1884
Completed: 1885
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 543
Dimensions: 1850grt, 267.0 x 39.0 x 23.5ft
Engines: None
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: Sail, rigged as a Ship
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 91173
History:
1884 RW Leyland Co, Liverpool
by 1888 Sailing Ship "Otterspool" Co Ltd (RW Leyland), Liverpool
1895 The Leyland Shipping Co Ltd, Liverpool
04/11/1900 Sank
Comments: 02/11/1900: Smoke found escaping from the cargo of coal
04/11/1900: Sank at Caldera after the fire got out of control
On a voyage from Newcastle to Iquique, Chile