Category:Highfields (ship, 1892)

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Object location 33° 53′ 08″ S, 18° 25′ 50″ E View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Maps - Google Earth - Proximityrama info
  • Built by: Richardson, Duck & Co., Stockton, as Yard No. 399
  • Year Built: 1892
  • Hull: Steel
  • First owner: Charles Walford Kellock & Co., Liverpool
  • Length: 291.3 ft (88.8 m)
  • Beam: 42 ft (12.8 m)
  • Depth: 24.4 ft (7.4 m)
  • Tonnage: 2280 GRT and 2220 NRT[1]
  • Sunk: 12 August 1902 collided with German steamer Kaiser off Robben Island and sunk. 23 sailors lost their lives, four were saved[2]