TYNE BUILT SHIPS
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Above: Select the required shipbuilder by using initial letter of the surname eg: Armstrong, Palmer or Readhead.
KEY BELOW: D / H / P (D means basic dimensions are shown; H means a history is given; P means one or more photographs are available)


Shipbuilder: Wright, Harle & Co, South Shields (1815 - 1815)

Shipbuilder: Wright & Harle, South Shields (1816 - 1816)

27/10/1821



Wapping & Thrift Street - For sale two capacious single dry docks at South Shields, with great depth of water at both. Extensive covered plank sheds, steamers, cranes, warehouses & blacksmiths' shops attached to each dock & every other conveniences for repairing & building ships, now occupied by Messrs Wright, Harle & Co. Apply to Mr Craister at South Shields.
04/05/1822 Sale of Timber, planks etc "at the dock yards of Messrs Wright, Harle & Co of South Shields, who are declining business."

Year Ship Name D / H / P Builder
1815 Christiana D / H Wright, Harle & Co, South Shields
1816 Briton D / H Wright & Harle, South Shields
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