The Nantucket Museum has, "Earl of Eglinton, Barque, Capt. John Niven, was wrecked on the south shore of Nantucket March 15, 1846". ">

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Name Official number Flag IMO
EARL OF EGLINTON    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1844  30/09/1844   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Barr & Shearer, Ardrossan    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
520 grt / 520 nrt /        
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hamlin & Company, Greenock.  Greenock   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Launched on the birthday of the said Earl of Eglinton 
Remarks
Another EARL OF EGLINTON, built at Ayr in 1854, is incorrectly given the spelling "Eglington" in a Lloyd's Register. 
End year Fate / Status
1846  Wrecked 15/03/1846 
Disposal Detail
1846 Lloyd's Register is annotated "wrecked".
The Nantucket Museum has, "Earl of Eglinton, Barque, Capt. John Niven, was wrecked on the south shore of Nantucket March 15, 1846". 
 

 



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