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Name: BORDER CHIEF
Type: Sailing Vessel
Launched: 28/07/1870
Completed: 1870
Builder: Readhead, Softley & Co
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 57
Dimensions: 1055grt, 968nrt, 212.0 x 35.0 x 20.3ft
Engines: None
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: Sail, rigged as a Ship
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 60708
History:
1870 Henry Adamson, Aberdeen
07/06/1888 Sank
Comments: 07/06/1888: Abandoned after storm damage & sank in 36.46S/24.00E