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Name Official number Flag IMO
CARNARVON CASTLE  56826  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1867  20/06/1867   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  161 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1200 grt / 1200 nrt / 229.0 ft  36.3 ft  22.1 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Donald Currie & Co (Castle Line), London.  London  31/07/1867 
Other names
1897 NÜRNBERG 
Subsequent owner and registration history
31/7/1888 The 'Carnarvon Castle' Ship Co Ltd - mng Thomas Sinclair and Thomas Ellwood, Liverpool
9/1895 Richard Wakeham & others, Liverpool
1896 O S S Piper, Port Talbot
1897 Flügge, Johannsen & Lubinus, Hamburg
1905 Skibs A/S Nürnberg - mng Sven O Stray, Kristiansand, Norway  
Vessel history
1888 re-rigged as a barque
1890 1221grt 1154nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1910  Abandoned 10/01/1917 
Disposal Detail
1910 dismasted in gale and abandoned in North Atlantic, position 35.30N 37.32W (Isla Lobos de Tierra, Peru for Antwerp with guano). Crew rescued by steamship SALYBIA. 
 

 



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