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Name Official number Flag IMO
KERELAW  15362  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1848  03/03/1848   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Barr & Shearer, Ardrossan    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
342 grt / 325 nrt / 106.8 ft  23.3 ft  17.1 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Thomas Shaw, Saltcoats & others in Ayrshire.  Irvine  10/03/1848 
Other names
1849 Thomas Shaw, Saltcoats, William Ford Jnr, Ardrossan, John Ritchie Wilson, Springvale and others, all in the County of Ayr.  
Subsequent owner and registration history
1860 James Shearer, shipbuilder Ardrossan and others.
1862 James Whannel, Arbroath.
1870 Alexander Reid, register - Arbroath.
1872 Charles Porter, Arbroath.  
Vessel history
1849 Altered from a barque to a ship.
1853 Altered to barque-rig.
1860 319gross & net. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1875  Burned  
Disposal Detail
29/08/1875 left Pernambuco for Cronstadt with cotton which is thought to have ignited.
20/10/1875 seen derelict and on fire.
Crew landed at Copenhagen  
 

 



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