british SS Whinfield [+1901]
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general
nationality british
purpose transport
type cargo ship (ex-schooner)
propulsion steam
date built 1883
status
live live
details
weight (tons) 1468  grt
dimensions 76.2 x 10.7 x 5.8 m
material iron
engine 1 x 3 cyl. triple expansion engine, 1 screw, single shaft, 1 screw, 2 boilers
power 96  n.h.p.
speed  
yard no. 47
IMO/Off. no. 86115
about the loss
cause lost ran aground (wrecked)
date lost 17/04/1901  [dd/mm/yyyy]
casualties 0
about people
builder
Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Willington (N. & S. Shields)
engine by
Wigham Richardson & Sons Ltd., Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
last owner
[1]Thomas P. & Stockes C. H., Cardiff
SS Whinfield [+1901]
period 1900 ~ 1901
IMO/Off. no.: 86115
prev. owners
[2]Brewis Line Ltd. - Alfred Brewis, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
SS Whinfield
period 1893 ~ 1900
IMO/Off. no.: 86115
[3]Sutton E. J. & Co. - Confield Steamship Co., Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
SS Whinfield
period 1883 ~ 1893
IMO/Off. no.: 86115
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about the wreck
depth (m.) 9 max. / -- min. (m)
orientation
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war grave
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updates
entered by Lettens Jan
entered 27/08/2008
last update Racey Carl
last update 20/04/2013
 
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Lettens Jan22/03/2012
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Racey Carl24/11/2012On 24/04/1901 the British cargo steamer WHINFIELD was wrecked at Trevose Head whilst on a voyage from Decideo to Cardiff with a cargo of iron ore.
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About Builders
 Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Willington (N. & S. Shields)
A point of interest: the first 25 ships built by this company, without exception, were all lost at sea or wrecked. Of the first 50 ships built only 3 would see a full life of service and make it to the breakers yard.
 
 
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