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Name Official number Flag IMO
NIMROD    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1824  1824   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Wood Sailing Vessel  Brigantine
Builder Yard Yard no
R & A Carsewell, Greenock Bay of Quick   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 174 burthen 77' 9"  22' 8"  14' 3"   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James & Alexander MacLean, Hugh Millikin and Alexander Bruce, Port Glasgow.  Port Glasgow  10/06/1824 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1834 Purchased by John Leslie of Windsor St, Edinburgh for £1,100 and register transferred to Leith.
1839 Sold to Messrs Milne & Dalley of Sydney NSW.
1840 Sold in Sydney, NSW to Captain Robert Milne for £1,560.
1845 Sold to Dr Alexander Imlay of Twofold Bay, NSW, purchase price £800. Trading between Australian & New Zealand ports.
1846 Re-registered in Hobart as a whaler, 160 tons, McLeod, Master.
1847 W. F. Jacobs, Master.
 
Vessel history
07/06/1824 builders certificate. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1854  Wrecked  
Disposal Detail
Wrecked off the coast of the Horne Islands, North West of Fiji In July.
"The Nimrod, had been lying at anchor off Horn's Island, and was getting under way, when her anchor got hooked amongst some rocks, and sail being upon the vessel, she canted and ran stern on". The Courier, Hobart, 5 October 1854 
 

 



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