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Name: AUREOLE
Type: Tanker
Launched: 24/07/1895
Completed: 27/08/1895
Builder: Tyne lron Shipbuilding Co
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 106
Dimensions: 3975grt, 2553nrt, 345.0 x 47.2 x 28.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 44 & 71 x 48ins), 385nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 104290
History:
27/08/1895 Hunting & Son, Newcastle
1902 Northern Petroleum Tank Steamship Co Ltd (Hunting & Son, managers), Newcastle
15/01/1920 Wrecked
Comments: 15/01/1920: Wrecked at Lister, near Farsund
On a voyage from New York to Copenhagen with a cargo of petrol


Above photo courtesy of Clive Ketley