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Yard No. 8L

Yard Number 8L was named IREX when launched on Thursday 10/10/1889 by J Reid & Co Port Glasgow for J D Clink Greenock

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1889
Ship Type: Steel ship
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 2348 g
Length: 302.2 feet
Breadth: 43 feet

Owner History:
J. D. Clink, Greenock

She was wrecked on 25/01/1890

Additional Information:
ON 93224.
1889: Completed December.
1890: Wrecked in Scratchell's Bay, Isle of Wight during a storm which reached hurricane strength. 29 of the 36 on board were rescued by breeches buoy.