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Built by:Money Wigram & Son's, at the Northam Yard.
Yard No.
Launched:14th June 1854
Tonnage:70 . 62g - 30 nett
Length:72 . 9 feet
Breadth:19 . 6 feet
Depth:7 . 9 feet
Machinery:Steam and Paddle. Powered by a 40 hp one cylinder Summers engine.
Decks:One and one mast.
Built of:Wood. Clench built with round sten, and no head and gallery.
Type:Smack rigged.
Registered:Southampton 27th September 1856 - 1861.
Off Number:11389
Built for:Southampton Steam Towing Co. (later William Watkins).
Other info:
History:1861 Owned by Southampton Steam Towing Co. Ltd.
23th October 1870. Sold to New Southampton Steam Towing Co. Ltd.
18th October 1878. Converted into a barge.

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