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Name: COLLINGWOOD
Type: Ferry
Launched: 30/01/1940
Completed: 01/06/1940
Builder: Clelands (Successors) Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 51
Dimensions: 90grt, 39nrt, 77.5 x 18.1 x 8.0ft
Engines: 2 x C2cyl (8.5 & 17 x 12ins), 37nhp
Engines by: Plenty & Son Ltd, Newbury
Propulsion: 2 x Screws
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 148814
History:
1940 Tyne Improvement Commissioners, Newcastle
1954 Unknown owner; renamed CALINA
No later history known
Comments: 1954: Withdrawn from service
Subsequently sold for conversion into a yacht


Above photo is copyright of South Shields Libraries

Above photo courtesy of Simplon Post Cards

Above photo courtesy of Richard Cox

Photo from The Newcastle Journal, courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo as CALINA is copyright of South Shields Libraries