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Name Official number Flag IMO
WILD DEER  48652  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1863  12/12/1863  12/12/1863 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Composite Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow Overnewton  13 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1016 grt / 1016 nrt / 211.0 ft  33.2 ft  20.7 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Walker, London.   London  11/01/1864 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1865 Albion Shipping Co, Glasgow - reg Glasgow
c1877 Albion Ship Co Ltd, Glasgow
1882 Shaw, Savill & Albion Ltd - mng James Galbraith, London 
Vessel history
Iron ribs, wood planking to above waterline then iron topsides. Originally a tea clipper, although she carried passengers on her maiden voyage 6 Dec 1863, then after 1871 entered the New Zealand emigrant trade.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1883  Wrecked 12/01/1883 
Disposal Detail
12/01/1883 sailing from Glasgow for Port Chalmers on her twelfth voyage, she went ashore on North Rock, off Cloughey, County Down.  
 

 



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