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Name: ALGITHA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 24/09/1877
Completed: 1877
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 179
Dimensions: 1872grt, 1219nrt, 280.0 x 34.9 x 24.1ft
Engines: C2cyl (33 & 63 x 39ins), 200nhp
Engines by: Thompson & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 76648
History:
1877 Adamson & Short, North Shields
1887 HEP Adamson, North Shields
12/1887 Missing presumed sank
Comments: 24/12/1877: Sailed from the Tyne for Savona with coal, posted missing