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Name: CHINA
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 20/02/1882
Completed: 07/1882
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 469
Dimensions: 4580grt, 3044nrt, 400.3 x 44.6 x 31.2ft
Engines: C2cyl (54 & 96 x 60ins), 595nhp
Engines by: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd, Jarrow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: n/a
History:
07/1882 Navigazione Generale Italiana, Genoa
1885 Renamed DOMENICO BALDUINO
1910 Soc Nazionale di Servizi Marittimi, Genoa
26/04/1912 Wrecked
Comments: 26/04/1912: Stranded at Cape Spartivento
On a voyage from Derna to Genoa
Subsequently refloated and broken up at Genoa


Above image courtesy of Photoship

The Newcastle Courant, Friday, 07/07/1882