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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.
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Ships built in the year 1897

Ship Name Year Builder D / H / P
Almirante Barroso 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Elswick D / H / P
Unnamed caisson 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Elswick
Unnamed caisson 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Elswick
Yashima 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Elswick D / H / P
Aileen 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Audrey 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H / P
Harald Haarfagre 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H / P
Mechti 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Nedjef 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Rasoul 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Samarkand 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Usein Manafoff 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Zaritza 1897 Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd, Low Walker D / H
Alpha 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Altai 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H
Ashot Erkat 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H
Beta 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Delta 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Epsilon 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Eta 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Gamma 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Ignatief 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H
Jupiter 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H
Kadina 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H / P
Orotava 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H / P
Willyama 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker D / H / P
Zeta 1897 W Dobson & Co Ltd, Walker
Alba 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H
City of Lincoln 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H
City of London 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H / P
Hawk 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H
Martin 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H
Prome 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H
Swallow 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H / P
Swift 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H / P
Vanda 1897 Edwards Brothers, Howdon D / H
Ayrshire 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Berkshire 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Carroo 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Dove 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Empress (TT) 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Grouse 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Gull 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Jay 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Killarney 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Lelia 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Marian 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Ostero 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Pigeon 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Plover 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Quail 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Snipe 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Svino 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Teal 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Waverley 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Westward Ho 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H
Wren 1897 Edwards Brothers, North Shields D / H / P
Ben Lomond 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Ben Nevis 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Conqueror (TT) 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H / P
Diamond (TT) 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Duchess 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Jubilee (TT) 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Marie Stephanie 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Rover (TT) 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Trawler Prince 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Victorian Prince 1897 JT Eltringham & Co, South Shields D / H
Devon 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H / P
Equator 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H
Meridian 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H
Polius 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H
Siberiak (TT) 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H
Tropic 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn D / H
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Unnamed river craft 1897 R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Hebburn
Chamois 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Willington Quay D / H / P
Crane 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Willington Quay D / H / P
Whiting 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Willington Quay D / H / P
Adana 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Asama 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Montcalm 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Oriel 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H
Penguin (TT) 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Socotra 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Trentham Hall 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow D / H / P
Bat 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co, Willington Quay D / H / P
Flying Fish 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co, Willington Quay D / H / P
Star 1897 Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co, Willington Quay D / H / P
Afonwen 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Alnmere 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H
Fridtjof Nansen 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H
Kirriemoor 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H
Northville 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Trevilley 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Ville de Valenciennes 1897 J Readhead & Sons, South Shields D / H
Ayr (TT) 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Clara 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Dora 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Maretanza 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Petrel (TT) 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H / P
Prince Ferdinand de Roumanie 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Rhona (TT) 1897 JP Rennoldson & Sons, South Shields D / H
Ashanti 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Carville 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Ethelhilda 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H / P
Havana Dock 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / P
Manoussis 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Metis 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Milwaukee 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H / P
Monarch 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H / P
Saint Leonards 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Sorata 1897 CS Swan & Hunter, Wallsend D / H
Fitzclarence 1897 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Gloxinia 1897 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H / P
Port Albert 1897 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H / P
Port Phillip 1897 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Trojan 1897 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co, Willington Quay D / H
Albina 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Anping 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Ariadne 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Avon 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H / P
Sakkarah 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Takao 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Van der Lijn 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Van Swoll 1897 Wigham Richardson, Neptune Yard, Low Walker D / H
Crest 1897 Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd, Bill Quay D / H / P
Helios 1897 Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd, Bill Quay D / H
Hermod 1897 Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd, Bill Quay D / H
St Hilda 1897 Wood, Skinner & Co Ltd, Bill Quay D / H / P
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