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Name Official number Flag IMO
MERSEY  102876  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1894  24/05/1894   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow   213 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1829 grt / 1713 nrt / 270.7 ft  39.0 ft  22.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James Nourse, London  London   
Other names
1915 TRANSATLANTIC - 1917 DVERGSO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1897 C.Hampton & E.Bromehead - James Nourse, London
1903 James Nourse Ltd., London
1908 Oceanic S.N. Co. Ltd - White Star Line, London / Liverpool
1915 Akt. Transatlantic Motor Ship Co., Christiania
1916 C. Nilsen, Christiania
1917 Christiansands Shipping Co., Christiansand
1922 A/S Otra - L.Jorgensen, Christiansand
1922 A/S Svelviks Skipsbred., Svelvik
1923 Gracechurch Transports Ltd (for breaking) 
Vessel history
1911-1915 employed as a cadet training ship by Oceanic with berths for 60 cadets, made 6 sailings to Australia.
1914 fitted with radio, believed to be the first sailing ship to be so equipped 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1923  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up in 1923 
 

 



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