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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 1885

Ship Name Year Builder D / H / P
Panther 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Elswick D / H / P
Celia 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Dragoman 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Giovanni Bausan 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Naniwa 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H / P
Orlando 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Rosalind 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Winifred 1885 Armstrong, Mitchell & Co, Low Walker D / H
Melati 1885 Campbell, MacIntosh & Bowstead, Scotswood D / H
Mootiya 1885 Campbell, MacIntosh & Bowstead, Scotswood
Ouse Hopper No 1 1885 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H
Ouse Hopper No 2 1885 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H
Cairndhu 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon D / H / P
Isle of Hastings 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon D / H
Norkoowa 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon D / H / P
Ormesby Ironworks No 3 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon D / H
Tuna 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon D / H
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Unnamed barge 1885 HS Edwards & Sons, Howdon
Anglia (TT) 1885 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
Devonia (TT) 1885 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
Flying Fox (TT) 1885 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H
South Esk (TT) 1885 JT Eltringham, South Shields D / H / P
Dryden 1885 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H / P
Palamed 1885 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H
Port Victor 1885 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H / P
Andrew Bain (TT) 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields D / H
Blucher (TT) 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields D / H / P
Condor 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields
Enterprise (TT) 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields D / H / P
Leonard Brown (TT) 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields D / H
Unknown 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields D
Unknown 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields D
Victor Hugo 1885 Hepple & Co, North Shields
Snowdon (TT) 1885 Lawson & Eltringham, South Shields D / H / P
Tynedale (TT) 1885 Lawson & Eltringham, South Shields D / H / P
Garrick 1885 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H / P
Ovingham 1885 A Leslie, Hebburn D / H
Norman Prince (TT) 1885 JR Maxwell, South Shields D / H
Stag (TT) 1885 JR Maxwell, South Shields D / H / P
William Dodds (TT) 1885 JR Maxwell, South Shields D / H
Alacrity 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Arafat 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Buffalo 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Cabo Finisterre 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Dovenby Hall 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Four Winds 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Knight Errant 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Knight of St John 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Mentana 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Moto 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Mount Olivet 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Otterspool 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Surprise 1885 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Carl Rahtkens 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H
Carlton 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H
Grao 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H / P
Isle of Georgia 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H
Richard Kelsall 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H / P
Treneglos 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H / P
Trevean 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H
William Jolliffe (TT) 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H / P
William Jolliffe (TT) 1885 J Readhead & Co, South Shields D / H / P
Australia (TT) 1885 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
General Gordon (TT) 1885 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Gleaner (TT) 1885 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Handy 1885 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Salamander 1885 Schlesinger, Davis & Co, Wallsend D / H
Corriere di Roma 1885 T & W Smith, Limekilns Shore, North Shields D / H / P
Burrumbeet 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H / P
Cabo Trafalgar 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Corangamite 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Denbighshire 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Eveline 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H / P
Newcastle 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H / P
Oliva 1885 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Unnamed pontoon 1885 Tyne Dry Dock, Eng & Boiler Co Ltd, Wallsend D / H
Fushiki Maru 1885 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Hispania 1885 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Norge 1885 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Springhill 1885 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Baghdadi 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
Buccaneer 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
Formosa 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Foxhall 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Haiphong 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Illaroo 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Shannon (TT) 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
Sitona 1885 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
St Giles (TT) 1885 Williamson & Johnson, South Shields D / H
Young Donald 1885 J & P Winlo, South Shields D / H
Tilsco 1885 Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd, Bill Quay D / H
Tweed 1885 Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd, Bill Quay D / H
General Gordon (TT) 1885 Wouldhave & Johnson, North Shields D / H
Pera (TT) 1885 Wouldhave & Johnson, North Shields D / H
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