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Name: SAINT LEONARDS
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/10/1897
Completed: 12/1897
Builder: CS Swan & Hunter Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 220
Dimensions: 4249grt, 2763nrt, 380.0 x 46.3 x 20.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (24.5, 40 & 68 x 48ins), 358nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 106893
History:
12/1897 British & Foreign Steamship Co Ltd (Rankin, Gilmour & Co), Liverpool
07/12/1910 Sank
Comments: 07/12/1910: Foundered in the North Atlantic at about 38N - 33W
On a voyage from Bremen and the Tyne to Galveston in ballast