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Name: ADELA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 13/08/1870
Completed: 1870
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 134
Dimensions: 322grt, 150.3 x 23.1 x 17.0ft; (1871: 617grt, 468nrt, 200.4 x 23.2ft)
Engines: C2cyl (22 & 44 x 30ins), 75nhp
Engines by: J Taylor & Co, Birkenhead
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 62359
History:
1870 EJ Hough & Co, Grimsby
1888 AJ Bird, London
1890 J Aubian, Bordeaux; renamed ADELE
16/03/1896 Wrecked
Comments: 1871: Lengthened to 200.4ft, then 617grt
16/03/1896: Wrecked off Kelibia, Cap Bon
On a voyage from Marseille to Algerian ports