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Name: SPEEDWELL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/1862
Completed: 21/06/1862
Builder: J Wigham Richardson & Co
Yard: Neptune, Low Walker
Yard Number: 10
Dimensions: 98grt, 81nrt, 120 dwt, 100.4 x16.4 x 8.6ft
Engines: 2 x 1cyl (12 x 14ins), 22nhp
Engines by: J Thompson & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x screw, 8knots
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 45087
History:
1862 Mr Thompson, Newcastle
by 1864 Rawson & Robinson, Newcastle
1864 Rawson, Hull
by 1870 Henry Ward, Ipswich
187X Missing
Comments: Engines aft and rigged as a three masted schooner
Contract price 1400. Profit 140-10s-2d