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Name: AUTHOR
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 14/01/1880
Completed: 1880
Builder: C Mitchell & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 393
Dimensions: 1393grt, 585nrt, 250.8 x 32.1 x 21.2ft
Engines: C2cyl (28 & 56 x 39ins), 170hp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 81327
History:
1880 T & J Harrison, Liverpool
1884 Charente SS Co Ltd (T & J Harrison), Liverpool
1890 Corinthia SS Co Ltd (Goodyear & Co), Liverpool; renamed CORINTHIA
07/06/1903 Wrecked
Comments: 07/06/1903: Wrecked on Stroma Island in the Pentland Firth
on a voyage from Danzig to Liverpool with a cargo of sleepers.