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Name Official number Flag IMO
BERKSHIRE  56906  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1868  12/12/1867   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  168 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1459 grt /  / 237.2 ft  37.4 ft  23.1 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
George Marshall, London.   London   
Other names
PACIFIQUE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1889 A. D. Bordes.  
Vessel history
C.1887 altered to barque.  
Remarks
Service to India. 
End year Fate / Status
1895  Sank  
Disposal Detail
1895 sank after colliding with the German ss EMMA as she transported coal from the Tyne to Valparaiso. Her captain, the pilot and ten crewmen drowned. 
 

 



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