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Name: VIRGINIA SCHILIZZI
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/1872
Completed: 1872
Builder: Readhead, Softley & Co
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 85
Dimensions: 1290grt, 821nrt, 254.0 x 32.0 x 17.8ft
Engines: C2cyl (32 & 60 x 36ins), 150nhp
Engines by: Black, Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Gateshead
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 68384
History:
1872 HA Clarkson & Co, London
1883 Newton Bros & Co, London; renamed KOTTINGHAM
1890 O Lofthouse (W Lamplough & Co), London
1891 Kottingham SS Co Ltd (Whittles, Pallister & Co), London
1898 Chr Hannevig, Christiania; renamed MARTHA
23/12/1905 Wrecked
Comments: 23/12/1905: Wrecked near the Ile de Ré on a voyage from
Kotka to Bordeaux with a cargo of timber.