Category:Rodney (ship, 1874)

English: Rodney was an iron full-rigged ship built in 1874 by W. Pile & Co., Sunderland for Devitt & Moore, London. Dimensions: 235.5 × 38.3 × 22.5 ft (71.8 × 11.7 × 6.9 m) and tonnage 1519 GRT and 1447 NRT. Equipped with a lion figurehead. 1897 sold to French owners in Nantes and was renamed 'Gypsy'. 1901 wrecked on the coast of Cornwall on voyage from Iquique to France with a cargo of nitrate.[1]

Names:

  • Rodney (1874-1897)
  • Gypsy (1897-1901)

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