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Name: FAIRWEATHER
Launched:
Completed: 1871
Builder: Richard Stobbs, North Shields
Yard Number:
Dimensions: 88grt, 14nrt, 88.2 x 18.1 x 9.5ft
Engines: SL1cyl, 34nhp
Engines By: T Hepple & Co
Propulsion: Paddle
Construction: Wood
Reg Number: 63983
History:
1871 Dundee Harbour Trustees, Dundee
1888 John Nicol Newton, Aberdeen
1897 John & Lancelot Newton, Aberdeen
1912 Wrecked
Comments: 06/02/1912 Stranded in entrance channel to Aberdeen Harbour & total wreck


Above photo copyright Dundee City Library

Above photo copyright University of Aberdeen/Aberdeen Harbour Board