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Name Official number Flag IMO
ARDMORE  73785  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1875  16/09/1875   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  253 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1149 grt / 1092 nrt / 219.6 ft  35.1 ft  21.2 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
W. Kidston & Sons. Queen Street, Glasgow.  Glasgow  11/10/1875 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1889 R. Barr, Glasgow and Thos Cormack equally. . 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1897  Stranded 20/05/1897 
Disposal Detail
Sailed from Kho Shi-Shang for Rio de Janeiro pn 03/05/1897 with a cargo of rice in bags and struck Alceste Reef finally being beached on South-west corner of Senior Island. Some 1290 bags rice taken ashore but remainder of cargo and ship abandoned as lost. Crew taken by steamer to Singapore. 
 

 



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