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Name Official number Flag IMO
LOCHRANZA CASTLE  73463  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1876  11/04/1876   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster   Wood Sailing Vessel  Schooner
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Robertson & Co, Ardrossan Ardrossan   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 88 nrt / 79 ft 5 in  21 ft 5 in  9.0 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail


1922 auxiliary motor fitted
43bhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Robert Kerr (Kerr & Co), Lochranza, Arran  Ardrossan  25/04/1876 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1889 Hugh Sinclair, Thurso
c1902 reg Wick
c1908 Donald Budge, Thurso
1914 James Ross, Fearn, Ross-shire - mng George N Brenner, Invergordon
c1916 Andrew Robinson, Annalong, Co Down
1936 Samuel Robinson, Annalong 
Vessel history
1891 --grt 78nrt
1922 auxiliary engine fitted: 98grt 75nrt, 84.6 x 20.5 x 9.5ft 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1938  Stranded 23/11/1938 
Disposal Detail
On passage from Annalong to Liverpool with a cargo of kerb stones she went ashore on Kirby Beach in a westerly gale. Her crew of four were rescued by the New Brighton Lifeboat. Her cargo was loaded on to lorries for Liverpool. The wreck was broken on 29 March 1939 in situ.  
 

 



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