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Name: SINDBAD
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 19/06/1883
Completed: 08/1883
Builder: Campbell, MacIntosh & Bowstead
Yard: Scotswood
Yard Number: 9
Dimensions: 983grt, 624nrt, 216.2 x 31.2 x 13.5ft
Engines: CI2cyl (27 & 54 x 33ins), 99nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 88739
History:
08/1883 John G Sharp, Newcastle
1886 Sharp & Co, Newcastle
1911 Franklin E Hall & Co, Newcastle
1914 Registered at Montreal
1915 Ford Shipping Co Ltd (Mann, Macneal & Co), Glasgow; renamed SOUTHFORD
25/02/1916 Sank
Comments: 25/02/1916: Mined and sank 4 miles ESE of Southwold
On a voyage from the Tyne to Boulogne with a cargo of coke