062823: SS Lime Branch, c1902

  • Description

    Description : SS Lime Branch cargo steamer. SS Lime Branch was one of the many Doxford-built Turret Ships noted for their large cargo carrying capacity. It was launched in 1902 and built for the "Nautilus Steam Shipping Co Ltd" of Sunderland. She left Newcastle in 1902 for San Francisco with a record at that time of 7,936 tons of Wallsend Coal. More details on original.Ships Collection : W Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 062823
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4086882643/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
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