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Name: ELECTRA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 05/06/1867
Completed: 1867
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 215
Dimensions: 799grt, 543nrt, 213.7 x 28.1 x 17.4ft
Engines: Steam, 98hp
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 56818
History:
1867 London Steamship Co Ltd, London
10/02/1872 Sank
Comments: 10/02/1872: Run down & sunk by the DHOLLERA
On a voyage from Genoa to London with a cargo of citrus fruit