Tyne and Wear HER(12972): Tynemouth, Black Middens, Stanley

  • Description

    "On 24 November 1864 the passenger steamer Stanley, sailing from London to Aberdeen, sank having hit Black Middens rocks in a violent storm The local lifeboat (Constance) could not reach the ship due to the high seas. Built: c.1858 Where Built: West Hartlepool Propulsion: Screw driven, 2 cylinder compound engine; 2 engines Boilers: 1 HP: 110 Master: Thomas Howling Crew: 29-30 Crew Lost: 5 Passengers: c.30 Passengers Lost: c.20...."
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://twsitelines.info/SMR/12972
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years, 9 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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