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Name: R T C NO 1
Type: Hopper barge
Launched: 07/1862
Completed: 17/09/1862
Builder: J Wigham Richardson & Co
Yard: Neptune, Low Walker
Yard Number: 9
Dimensions: 239grt, 139nrt, 300dwt, 99.6 x 28.0 x 11.3ft
Engines: 2cyl (20 & 20 x 24ins), 22nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 8.0knots
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 45165
History:
1862 Tyne Improvement Commissioners
1908 Renamed T I C NO 1
1924 Broken up
Comments: 1924: Sold to Hughes Bolckow at Blyth for breaking up