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Name: PETER JEBSEN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 30/08/1898
Completed: 10/1898
Builder: John Readhead & Sons
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 334
Dimensions: 3525grt, 2274nrt, 341.0 x 46.6 x 24.7ft
Engines: T3cyl (24, 40 & 64 x 42ins), 286nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Co, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
10/1898 Bergh & Helland, Bergen
1902 D/S Peter Jebsenís Rederi (Bergh & Helland), Bergen
1915 A/S D/S Peter Jebsen (Bergh & Helland), Bergen
28/03/1917 Wrecked
Comments: 28/03/1917: Wrecked off Cordouan Rock in the mouth of the Gironde
On a voyage from New York to Bordeaux with a cargo of flour