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Name: RUSSIAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 14/06/1856
Completed: 06/1856
Builder: Palmer Bros & Co
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 45
Dimensions: 516grt, 407nrt, 173.8 x 26.6 x 15.6ft; (1859: 706grt, 598nrt, 204.2ft)
Engines: 2cyl, 70hp
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 14513
History:
06/1856 G Palmer Jr & CM Palmer, Newcastle
09/1856 William Bailey & William Leetham, Hull
09/1856 Thomas Hudson, William Bailey & William Leetham, Hull
13/03/1860 Wrecked
Comments: 04/1859: Lengthened
13/03/1860: Wrecked in the Schaar van Waarde in the Westerschelde