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Name: CITY OF EXETER
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 12/06/1859
Completed: 1859
Builder: Palmer Bros & Co
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 85
Dimensions: 280grt, 190nrt, 150.6 x 22.3 x 11.5ft
Engines: Steam, 55hp
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 27672
History:
1859 J Forster & Co, Newcastle; registered at Teignmouth
1861 Neue Dampfer-Compagnie, Stettin
1897 K Knutsen, Haugesund; renamed FRITHJOF
29/08/1901 Abandoned
Comments: 29/08/1901: Abandoned in the North Sea
On a voyage from Tvedestrand to Newcastle with a cargo of wood