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Name: CHILDERIC
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 30/07/1878
Completed: 1878
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 373
Dimensions: 1153grt, 746nrt, 235.2 x 31.3 x 19.0ft
Engines: C2cyl (28 & 52 x 33ins), 120nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 68984
History:
1878 GJ Hay & Co, Sunderland
06/12/1882 Wrecked
Comments: 06/12/1882: Wrecked near Otranto on a voyage from Newcastle to
Trieste with a cargo of coal.