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Name: CANDIA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 24/03/1888
Completed: 05/1888
Builder: William Dobson & Co
Yard: Walker
Yard Number: 8
Dimensions: 1318grt, 835nrt, 248.5 x 34.2 x 17.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (17, 29 & 48 x 36ins), 125nhp
Engines by: Black, Hawthorn & Co, Gateshead
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 91360
History:
05/1888 Stephens, Mawson & Goss, Newport
03/12/1896 Sank
Comments: 03/12/1896: Sank after a collision with PROPITIOUS off the Newarp Light Vessel
On a voyage from Ibrail to the Tyne with a cargo of wheat