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Name Official number Flag IMO
CONTEST  13781  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1853  16/09/1853   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Wood Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Barr & Shearer, Ardrossan    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 1120 nrt / 1043 om 179.4 ft  43.5 ft  22.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Henry Moore & Co - manager, P. & T. Aikman, Liverpool.  Liverpool  14/11/1853 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Largest timber vessel built to date on the Clyde.  
Remarks
Classed A1 for 13y. 
End year Fate / Status
1874  Missing 21/02/1874 
Disposal Detail
21/02/1874 sailed Bombay for Liverpool with a cargo of cotton wool, linseed, rape seed in bags and with 26 crew. Went missing and not heard from since.  
 

 



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