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Name: SALAMANCA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/10/1894
Completed: 01/1895
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 687
Dimensions: 1840grt, 1153nrt, 266.0 x 37.2 x 16.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (19, 31 & 51 x 36ins), 158nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 104270
History:
01/1895 Salamanca Steamship Co Ltd (H Scholefield & Son), Newcastle
05/11/1899 Wrecked
Comments: 05/11/1899: Wrecked at Thisted, Denmark
On a voyage from the Tyne to Stettin with a cargo of coal


Shields Daily Gazette, Thursday, 07/12/1899