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Name: GEM
Launched:
Completed: 1857
Builder: Hepple & Landells, North Shields
Yard Number:
Dimensions: 39grt, 8nrt, 63.8 x 14.5 x 7.5
Engines: 20nhp
Engines By:
Propulsion: Paddle
Construction: Wood
Reg Number: 20488
History:
1857 William Laythorpe et al; registered at Sunderland
1863 C Temple et al, Wells
by 1867 BH Nichols, Blakeney; registered at Wells
1871 Charles Temple, Wells
1872 Edward Brown, Monkwearmouth; registered at Sunderland
by 1879 Michael Cook, Sunderland
1879 Henry Wilson, Sunderland
by 1896 Joseph McLean, South Shields
by 1899 Archibald Wilson, Felling Shore, Gateshead
by 1913 Joshua Bagnall, Ouseburn, Newcastle
No further history known
Comments: 1913: Register closed