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Name: SENTINEL
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 29/09/1860
Completed: 12/1860
Builder: Palmer Bros & Co
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 93
Dimensions: 551grt, 390nrt, 192.0 x 24.3 x 13.6ft
Engines: 2cyl, 100hp; (1878: CI2cyl (26 & 46 x 30ins), 93nhp)
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Newcastle;
(1878: Tyne Engine Works Co, Ouseburn, Newcastle)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 29106
History:
06/12/1860 Laing & Stephens, Newcastle
1864 Tyne Steam Shipping Co, Newcastle
1875 Tyne Steam Shipping Co Ltd, Newcastle
23/11/1880 Sank
Comments: Designed for 80 x passengers and cargo
1878: Re-engined
23/11/1880: Struck the pier at Maasluis & sank
On a voyage from Rotterdam to Newcastle


The Newcastle Courant, Friday, 05/10/1860