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Name: AURORA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 30/06/1863
Completed: 1863
Builder: Palmer Bros & Co
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 132
Dimensions: 696grt, 533nrt, 210.8 x 28.3 x 17.0ft
Engines: 2cyl, 99hp; (1872: C2cyl (26 & 51 x 30ins), 160hp)
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 47399
History:
1863 London Steam Navigation Co (Pickernell & Fenwick), London
1870 London Steam Shipping Co Ltd, London
No further history known
Comments: 1872: Engine compounded by Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co
1885: Still listed in MNL