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Name: ENGLAND
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 13/01/1877
Completed: 02/1877
Builder: Schlesinger, Davis & Co
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 68
Dimensions: 1068grt, 579nrt, 220.5 x 30.2 x 18.5ft
Engines: C2cyl (24 & 53 x 36ins), 116hp
Engines by: T Clark & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 72540
History:
1877 Short & Dunn, Cardiff
1893 W Runciman, Newcastle
1897 North Moor Steamships Ltd (W Runciman & Co), Newcastle
1899 D/S Englands Rederi (O Lohne), Mandal
1907 A/S det Overs°iske Co (Thoresen & Co), Christiania
1909 Fung Yu Steam Navigation Co Ltd, Shanghai
1910 Thoresen & Co, Shanghai; renamed YING LUN
1911 Too Chang Steam Navigation Co, Shanghai; renamed TOO SHIN
17/08/1913 Wrecked
Comments: 17/08/1913: Wrecked at Kowloon, Hong Kong


Western Mail, Saturday, February 24, 1877