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Racer, 1884
Type: Salvage vessel ;
Launched : 1884 ; BM: tons ; Displacement: 970 tons
Propulsion: Complement: 125
Machinery notes: I.H.P. 1100 ; Speed ; 11 knots ;
Notes:
RACER, a salvage vessel, described by Janes FS of 1919 as being built 1884, 970 tons, and rebuilt, 1916-17, I.H.P. 1100 = 11 kts.
Re-engined with starboard machinery of old T.B. 8 submersible electric, steam centrifugal and compressed air pumps throwing 3000 tons per hour. 2 - 17 ton derricks.