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Name: SOUTH MOOR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 17/11/1877
Completed: 1877
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 358
Dimensions: 972grt, 562nrt, 209.0 x 30.2 x 16.5ft
Engines: C2cyl (27 & 51 x 33ins), 98nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 77056
History:
1877 TP Wood, London
1880 Trading Steam Ship Co Ltd, London (in liquidation 1895)
1905 Trading SS Co Ltd (Falconer, Ross & Co), Newcastle
1911 Angfartygs A/B Bohuslän (JE Lindbom), Lysekil; renamed GRANIT
14/07/1912 Sank
Comments: 1895: Trading Steam Ship Co Ltd in liquidation
14/07/1912: Sank after a collision with ss SAXON PRINCE in the North Sea
on a voyage from Rotterdam to Warkworth in ballast.