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Name: ADOUR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/09/1882
Completed: 10/1882
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 477
Dimensions: 1011grt, 666nrt, 238.5 x 32.6 x 16.4ft
Engines: C2cyl (30 & 57 x 36ins), 162nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 1911: 132857
History:
10/1882 D’Orbigny & Faustin fils, La Rochelle
1899 A D’Orbigny, Faustin & Cie, La Rochelle
1909 Cie des Chargeus Français (Plisson & Cie), Bayonne
1911 Atlantic Traders Ltd (Roth Bros (London) Ltd, Cardiff
1913 D del Gatto, Torre del Greco; renamed GIUSEPPE
1917 Soc Anon Prodotti Chimici e Concimi, Rome; renamed VITTORIO MAX
16/02/1917 Wrecked
Comments: 16/02/1917: Wrecked near Cape Bon


The Newcastle Courant, Friday, September 15, 1882