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Name Official number Flag IMO
HUGH BARCLAY  70161  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1874  21/01/1874   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Wood Sailing Vessel  Schooner
Builder Yard Yard no
Peter Barclay & Son, Ardrossan Ardrossan Harbour   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
117 grt / 98 nrt / 88.2 ft  21.3 ft  10.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Edward Porter (E Porter & Co), Fleetwood.  Fleetwood  24/02/1874 
Other names
1892 JOHN BULL 
Subsequent owner and registration history
c1881 Porter's Shipping Co ltd, Fleetwood
1891 R Tart Sr, West Bay, Dungeness
1892 John Henry Bull (J & N C Bull), Newhaven - reg Newhaven
c1908 Frederick Crundall, Dover
c1912 Thomas Kearns, New Ross, Co Wexford 
Vessel history
9/3/1891 went ashore at Dungeness, Kent during severe snowstorm (Guernsey for London with stone); captain and cook died, remainder of crew reached shore.
16/3/1891 wreck sold at auction for £6.15s to R Tart Sr and taken to Rye; later resold to J H Bull and rebuilt at Rye
10/1892 returned to service: --grt 91nrt 210dwt
23/4/1898 damaged in collision off St Catherine's, IOW (Swansea for Treport, coals) with London steamer ENGINEER; put in to Newhaven.
9/7/1901 damaged in collision in lower Hope, River Thames (inward for Northfleet) with American steamer MINNEHA (inward from New York)
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1915  Wrecked 13/11/1915 
Disposal Detail
Ashore on rocks south of Rosslare harbour in storm (for New Ross with coal) 
 

 



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