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Name: RINGMOOR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 02/04/1889
Completed: 1889
Builder: Schlesinger, Davis & Co
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 152
Dimensions: 244grt, 121nrt, 142.0 x 21.1 x 9.9ft
Engines: T3cyl (13.5, 21 & 35 x 27ins), 64nhp
Engines by: Ernest Scott & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 95308
History:
1889 Ipswich Steam Shipping Co Ltd, Ipswich
1896 Union Commerciale et de Nav CalÚdonienne, Noumea; renamed FRANCE
1908 Registered at Fremantle
1923 J Smith & Co Ltd; registered at Auckland; renamed RINGMOOR
1923 J Smith & Co Ltd, Auckland; renamed HIKURANGI
by 1935 GH George & Co Ltd, Auckland
04/12/1944 Sank
Comments: 1944: Stripped Auckland
04/12/1944: Scuttled at Whangaparaoa


Marine Engineer, May 1889