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Name: TELEGRAPH
Launched: 27/11/1856
Completed: 1857
Builder: J Conley, Coble Dene, North Shields
Yard Number:
Dimensions: 62grt, 13nrt, 79.5 x 15.8 x 8.0ft
Engines: SL1cyl, 30nhp
Engines By: J Conley, Coble Dene, North Shields
Propulsion: Paddle
Construction: Wood
Reg Number: 12597
History:
1857 John & Thomas Bewick, George Clough & Alexander Fairweather, North Shields
1857 Registered at Shields
1866 Charles O Young, William Wright & Joseph Storey, North Shields
1866 Registered at North Shields
24/12/1867 John Wintringham, Grimsby
24/03/1868 John Wintringham et al, Grimsby; registered at Grimsby
1874 Anthony Bannister, Hull; registered at Hull
1876 Joseph Maycock, Hull
1879 Broken up
Comments: J Conley had only previously been recorded as an engine builder


North & South Shields Gazette, Wednesday, 03/12/1856