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Vessels are listed by their names at completion only. For other name changes use the general search facility on the HOME page.
KEY: D / H / P - D means basic dimensions are shown; H means a history is given; P means one or more photographs included.
(TT) indicates that the link will open up in a new window belonging to our sister web site Tyne Tugs

Ships built in the year 1879

Ship Name Year Builder D / H / P
Eptanisos (TT) 1879 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
Florence (TT) 1879 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
Flying Scotchman (TT) 1879 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H / P
Thistle 1879 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
Tipper (TT) 1879 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
Balochi 1879 Hawks, Crawshay & Sons, Gateshead D / H
Nearchus 1879 Hawks, Crawshay & Sons, Gateshead D / H
Sindi 1879 Hawks, Crawshay & Sons, Gateshead D / H
Tom Perry (TT) 1879 J Jackson, South Shields D / H / P
Bellingham 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Eileen (TT) 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Herschel 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Lassell 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Mangerton 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Nuevo Estremadura 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Nuevo Valencia 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H / P
Petriana 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Robert Dickinson 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Tantallon 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H / P
Vega 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Vindobala 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Widdrington 1879 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Adirondack 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Barao de San Diogo 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Bedouin 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Chen Hsi 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Chen Nan 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Chen Pei 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Chen Tung 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Europa 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Eurvin 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Foscolia 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Inchclutha 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Inchmornish 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Jeanette 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Jesmond 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Norman 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Pouyer Quertier 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Presto 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Prins Hendrik 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Unnamed cargo flat 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Unnamed cargo flat 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
William Dickinson 1879 C Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Ardington 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Beignon 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Capri 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Dowlais 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Earl of Jersey 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Fountains Abbey 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Gleadowe 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Hugh Sleigh 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Lambeth 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Louise H 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Mark Lane 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Meath 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Miner No 10 (TT) 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Miner No 8 (TT) 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Miner No 9 (TT) 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Navigation 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Otto Eichmann 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
R F Matthews 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Radnor 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Rebecca 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Rhyl 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Thornhill 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Vesta 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Wheatfield 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Zoe 1879 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Annie 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H / P
Arthur 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Bedale 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H / P
Beta 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Estella 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Isabel 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H / P
Laxham 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Mary 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Robert Brown 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Verdi 1879 J Readhead & Co, Lawe Yard, South Shields D / H
Mary Louise (TT) 1879 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Royal Saxon (TT) 1879 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Castleton 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Cora Maria 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
G W Ward 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Laurium 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Llanarthen 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Mokta 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
North Devon 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H / P
Penzance 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Pioneer 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Rheubina 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Rose 1879 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Farnley 1879 T & W Smith, Limekilns Shore, North Shields D / H
Hanlan (TT) 1879 J Softley & Sons, South Shields D / H
Silach (TT) 1879 J Softley & Sons, South Shields D / H
South Shields 1879 J Softley & Sons, South Shields
Stella (TT) 1879 J Softley & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Unknown 1879 J Softley & Sons, South Shields
Unknown 1879 J Softley & Sons, South Shields
Constantine (TT) 1879 South Shields (unspecified builder) D / H
Nicolai 1879 South Shields (unspecified builder)
Amoor 1879 CS Swan & Co, Wallsend D / H
Leo 1879 CS Swan & Co, Wallsend D / H
Roscommon 1879 CS Swan & Co, Wallsend D / H
Woodhorn 1879 CS Swan & Co, Wallsend D / H
Princess of Wales 1879 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Bedford 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Gardenia 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Highbury 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Kate Forster 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Lord Collingwood 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Ranzani 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Rosalind 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Viola 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H / P
Wetherall 1879 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Alton Tower 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Celtic Monarch 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Egypt 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Hong Ann 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Longhirst 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
Madrid 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
William J Taylor 1879 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
George 1st 1879 Wouldhave & Johnson, North Shields
Omonoria (TT) 1879 Wouldhave & Johnson, North Shields D / H
Stefano (TT) 1879 Wouldhave & Johnson, North Shields D / H
Olga (TT) 1879 R Wouldhave, North Shields D / H
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