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Name: QUAYSIDER
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/07/1909
Completed: 08/1909
Builder: Smith's Dock Co Ltd
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number: 409
Dimensions: 370grt, 147nrt, 145.4 x 24.2 x 10.4ft
Engines: C2cyl (17 & 36 x 30ins), 82nhp
Engines by: Shields Engineering Co Ltd, North Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 129733
History:
08/1909 T Steam Coasters Ltd (Robinson, Brown & Co), Newcastle
1913 Cia Marittima Canaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife; renamed TACORONTE
1934 A Rodriguez Lopez, Santa Cruz; renamed SANTA ELENA MARTIR
1944 Naviera Valenciana SA, Valencia
1949 Renamed RADA DE BARCELONA
1952 Naviera Astur SA, Gijon
1956 Renamed BAHIA DE CADIZ
05/1973 Broken up
Comments: 14/05/1973: Breaking commenced at Gijon by Desguaces Blanco


Above photo as BAHIA DE CADIZ copyright of T Diedrich