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Name: VAUXHALL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/04/1878
Completed: 1878
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 366
Dimensions: 817grt, 458nrt, 220.0 x 32.2 x 13.8ft
Engines: C2cyl (27 & 51 x 33ins), 99nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 77098
History:
1878 Escombe & Howard, Newcastle
1882 The River Steam Collier Co Ltd, London
21/01/1915 Sank
Comments: 21/01/1915: Sank after striking a wreck off Sheringham on a voyage
from Seaham Harbour to the Thames with a cargo of coal.