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Name Official number Flag IMO
FALLS OF CLYDE  80436  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1878  12/12/1878   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 4 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Russell & Co, Port Glasgow Bay Yard  17 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1807 grt / 1807 nrt / 266.1 ft  40.0 ft  23.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William & John Wright and M Breakenridge (Falls Line) - mng Michael Breakenridge, Glasgow  Glasgow  13/02/1879 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1898 Arthur M Brown, Honolulu
1899 Matson Navigation Co, Honolulu - reg Honolulu
1907 Associated Oil Co, San Francisco CA - reg San Francisco
1920 G W McNear, San Francisco CA
1922 General Petroleum Corp of California,, San Francisco
1959 William W Mitchell
1963 Karl Kortum and Fred Klebingat
1968 Hawaiʻi State Museum of Natural and Cultural History (Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum), Honolulu
2008 Friends of Falls of Clyde, Honolulu 
Vessel history
Built for Falls Line's trade with India
1899 reduced to a barque with passengers accommodation and operated Hilo HI-San Francisco CA
1907 converted to a bulk oil tanker
1922 fuel hulk in Alaska; 1809grt 1748nrt, 266.1 x 40.0 x 23.5ft
1959 for preservation
1963 restoration commenced at Honolulu and completed as a museum exhibit at Pier 7, Honolulu in 1968
2007 closed to public
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Preserved  
Disposal Detail
6/2016 given notice by Hawaii Department of Transportation to move, citing safety and security dangers to other port users. 
 

 



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