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Name: YOUNG DONALD
Type: Fishing Vessel
Launched: 07/12/1885
Completed: 1885
Builder: John & Peter Winlo
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 8
Dimensions: 52grt, 7nrt, 17.0 x 8.7 x 7.0ft
Engines: 25nhp
Engines by: J Wigham, Hylton
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Wood
Reg Number: 90330
History:
1885 JM Scott, Sunderland
07/1887 Miss Mary C McDonald, Sunderland
17/07/1891 Sank
Comments: 17/07/1891: Flooded & foundered five miles off Dunbeath, Caithness
after a feed pipe/boiler burst. The crew were saved


Shields Daily Gazette, Tuesday, 08/12/1885