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Name: WYNNSTAY
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 13/03/1884
Completed: 04/1884
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 528
Dimensions: 1450grt, 911nrt, 260.0 x 36.4 x 16.3ft
Engines: C2cyl (28 & 60 x 39ins), 168nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 89175
History:
04/1884 E Thomas Radcliffe & Co Ltd, Cardiff
1886 Wynnstay SS Co Ltd (E Thomas Radcliffe & Co Ltd), Cardiff
1902 A/S Nora (LE Øvergaard), Fredrikstad; renamed NORA
1905 A/S Nora (Fred Olsen), Christiania
1916 A/S Harald Grenske (H Haraldsen), Skien; renamed GRENMAR
24/03/1917 Sank
Comments: 24/03/1917: Captured and scuttled by U-Boat UC77 when 34 miles N by E of
St Abb’s Head on a voyage from Blyth to Christiania with a cargo of coal.