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Name Official number Flag IMO
BEN LEDI  79641  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1878  03/10/1878   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tug Towing  Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen Footdee  213 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
114 grt / 10 nrt / 90.0 ft  18.6 ft  10.2 ft   
Engine builder Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen
Engine detail
Side-lever 2cyl 25",25"x48" 50nhp 185ihp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James F Gibb, London  London  28/10/1878 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1883 John Nicol Newton, Aberdeen - reg Aberdeen
1886 Robert L Cook and others, Sunderland
1891 Ayr Harbour Trustees - reg Ayr
2/1897 Joseph & Charles Rennoldson, South Shields
4/1897 Robert & Mark H Redhead, Newcastle - reg Newcastle.
1/1903 Mark H Redhead, Newcastle and Susannah White, Streatham
5/1915 Josephine Redhead, Low Fell and Susannah White, Streatham
1916 R Redhead & Son Ltd, Newcastle
1929 Redhead & Dry's Tugs Ltd, Newcastle 
Vessel history
28/10/1878 trials
31/10/1878 sailed Aberdeen for London

8/1914 to 9/1915 hired to Admiralty 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1935  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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