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Name: VIRGINIAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 08/10/1881
Completed: 01/1882
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 443
Dimensions: 4081grt, 3166nrt, 422.2 x 40.9 x 28.9ft
Engines: 2 x C2cyl (29 & 77 x 60ins), 765nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 84184
History:
01/1882 SS Virginian Co Ltd (F Leyland & Co Ltd), Liverpool
1893 F Leyland & Co Ltd, Liverpool
21/05/1910 Broken up
Comments: 21/05/1910: Arrived at Genoa for breaking by GB Bertorello & Flli


The Newcastle Courant, Friday, October 14, 1881