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Name: CATHCART
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/1874
Completed: 1874
Builder: CW Dodgin & Co
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number:
Dimensions: 489grt, 304nrt, 171.0 x 25.1 x 13.6ft
Engines: CI2cyl (22 & 41 x 28ins), 70hp
Engines by: W & J Almond, North Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 69373
History:
03/1874 Bickell & Co, Liverpool
1875 E Grosos, Le Havre; renamed VILLE D’ANVERS
1882 Cie Havraise Péninsulaire de Nav à Vapeur, Le Havre
1900 Channel Dry Docks, SB & Eng Co, Cork; renamed CATHCART
1902 Soc d’Armement Gantoise (T Nolson & Co), Ghent; renamed GANDA
08/08/1904 Wrecked
Comments: 08/08/1904: Wrecked at Hell’s Mouth when bound for
Antwerp with manganese ore