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Name Official number Flag IMO
BENVENUE  58314  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1867  06/05/1867   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Stobcross Yard  152 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
999 grt /  / 210.0 ft  35.1 ft  20.7 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Watson Bros, Glasgow.  Glasgow  29/05/1867 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1877 Robert Curle and Walter Birrell became largest shareholders. 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1882  Collision 14/05/1882 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked at Timaru Roadsteads, Caroline Bay.
Sea Breezes January 1930.has collision between BEN VENUE and CITY OF PERTH during a heavy gale resulting in both ships being driven ashore with fair loss of life.. CITY OF PERTH - refloated and later sold to New Zealand Shipping Co (TURAKINA) 
 

 



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