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Name: GENERAL WILLIAMS
Type: Passenger Cargo Ship
Launched: 18/08/56
Completed: 1856
Builder: Andrew Leslie & Co
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 4
Dimensions: 1152grt, 978nrt, 224.0 x 33.1 x 20.3ft
Engines: Steam, 160hp
Engines by: Morrison & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: Sail; also disconnecting screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 17080
History:
1856 North Atlantic Steam Navigation Co (TW Panton)
No later history known
Comments: Fitted with an auxilliary engine and a disconnecting screw