TYNE BUILT SHIPS
  A history of Tyne shipbuilders and the ships that they built

Home

Shipbuilders

Ships

River Views

About

Copyright


Select

Ship Name

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ



Name: SALISBURY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/07/1878
Completed: 1878
Builder: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Company
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 10
Dimensions: 1977grt, 1212nrt, 287.0 x 34.5 x 24.6ft
Engines: C2cyl (34 & 64 x 42ins), 202nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 79204
History:
1878 G Cleugh & Co, North Shields
1895 L Macarthy, North Shields
1896 Northumbrian Shipping Corporation (L Macarthy), Newcastle
1900 Mossgiel SS Co Ltd (J Bruce & Co), Glasgow
1905 Iberian SS Co Ltd (JH Wackerbath & Co), Liverpool; renamed ANDALUSIA
1907 Managers Whimster & Co, Liverpool
13/04/1907 Sank
Comments: 13/04/1907: Sank in the Bay of Biscay on a voyage from Swansea to
Barcelona with a cargo of coal and patent fuel.