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Name Official number Flag IMO
LOCH IORSA  73468  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1876  25/07/1876   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Wood Sailing Vessel  Smack
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Robertson & Co, Ardrossan    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
46 grt / 39 nrt / 59.9 ft  17.7 ft  7.6 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Kerr & 2 others - manager Duncan Murchie, Ardrossan.   Ardrossan  15/08/1876 
Other names
LOCH JORSA (alt) 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1891 Duncan Murchie, Ardrossan
1897 Duncan Kerr, Ardrossan.  
Vessel history
1891 vessel altered to 2 masted schooner. 
Remarks
The name is rendered as LOCH IORSA in the Mercantile Navy List, but LOCH JORSA in original registration documents. Both were used in newspaper shipping reports. 
End year Fate / Status
1920  Stranded 20/04/1920 
Disposal Detail
Stranded on rocks in Arinagour harbour, Isle of Coll (inwards for Coll with coal). Cargo transhipped with another vessel, 
 

 



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