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Name Official number Flag IMO
WAVERLEY  7859  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1853  25/04/1853   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay & Curle, Glasgow Stobcross Yard 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
731 grt / 731 nrt /        
Engine builder ,
Engine detail

First owner First port of register Registration date
Aikman & Co Glasgow.  Glasgow  28/06/1853 
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
Vessel history
22/May/1858 registry closed. 
End year Fate / Status
1858  Abandoned 24/11/1857 
Disposal Detail

Amoy, November 24.- The Waverley, Rose, of Glasgow, from Shanghai to Swatow, in ballast, with passengers (Chinese soldiers), which capsized through the ballast shifting, was fallen in with by the schooner Nora, Forster, of Ipswich, from Swatow to Shanghai, with sugar, and the master, officers, crew, and about 200 the passengers taken off, in lat. 28° N., about 45 miles from the coast, leaving nearly 100 souls on board, and the vessel on her beam-ends, masts cut away, rudder useless, and the vessel unmanageable.

Hong Kong, November 28, - The Waverley, Rose, of Glasgow, from Shanghai to Swatow, was fallen in with, dismasted and water Logged, and the remainder of the passengers (95) taken off, and the ship set fire to, by the Intrepid, Gardinar, arrived here from Shanghal.
Glasgow Herald, Friday, January 15, 1858



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