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Name: ANGLO DANE
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 12/07/1866
Completed: 1866
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 77
Dimensions: 708grt, 522nrt, 203.4 x 26.7 x 14.4ft (1874: 217.0 x 28.2 x 15.8ft)
Engines: 2cyl (38 & 38 x 30ins), 340hp; (1874 tandem 4cyl (2x19.75 & 2x38 x 30ins, 340hp)
Engines by: Thompson, Boyd & Co, Newcastle; (1874: Burmeister & Wain, Copenhagen)
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 54754
History:
09/1866 Andrew Leslie, London
01/1867 Det Forenede D/S, Copenhagen
21/10/1917 Sank
Comments: Ordered and launched for The Anglo Danish and Baltic SN Co Ltd but
not delivered due to financial problems, first registered with shipbuilder.
1874: Rebuilt and re-engined by Burmeister & Wain’s Mask og Skibs, Copenhagen
21/10/1917: Sank after striking a mine off Kirkabister Light, Lerwick
On a voyage from South Shields to Helsingor


Above painting purports to be of ANGLO DANE