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Name: CAMBRIAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 23/01/1875
Completed: 1875
Builder: Schlesinger, Davis & Co
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 58
Dimensions: 1038grt, 661nrt, 215.5 x 30.6 x 17.8ft
Engines: CI2cyl (27 & 51 x 30ins), 91nhp
Engines by: Black, Hawthorn & Co, Gateshead
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 70280
History:
1875 J Edwards & others, Cardiff
13/12/1878 Wrecked
Comments: 13/12/1878: Wrecked on Pipe de Tabac Shoal in the River Scheldt on a
voyage from Odessa to Antwerp with a cargo of wheat and rye.