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Name: CILURNUM
Type: Sailing Vessel
Launched: 27/10/1874
Completed: 1874
Builder: Palmer’s Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 306
Dimensions: 1966grt, 1885nrt, 272.5 x 38.9 x 23.6ft
Engines: None
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: Sail, rigged as a Ship
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 70680
History:
1874 Hall Brothers, London
20/08/1885 Abandoned
Comments: 20/08/1885: Abandoned on fire in the South Atlantic, presumed to have sunk
On a voyage from the Tyne to San Francisco with a cargo of coal


Above painting of CILURNUM copyright of the National Maritime Museum at Greenwich