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Name: ELLEN SINCLAIR
Type: Cargo Ship
Keel: 27/04/1863
Launched: 12/09/1863
Completed: 30/09/1863 (trials)
Builder: J Wigham Richardson & Co
Yard: Neptune, Low Walker
Yard Number: 23
Dimensions: 632grt, 505nrt, 884dwt, 189.1 x 27.5 x 17.0ft
Engines: 2cyl (38 & 38 x 30ins),90nhp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 9.5knots
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 48919
History:
1863 Hutchinson & Co
1867 Thomas Wilson, Hull; renamed ECHO
24/10/1869 Sank
Comments: Raised quarter deck type with engines aft and rigged as a three mast schooner
Contract price 12950; Profit 1851-7s-1d
1867: Placed on the Christiania Christiansand - Hull route
24/10/1869: Lost during a severe gale in the North Sea, when en-route Constant to Hull
With the loss of all 18 crew