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Name Official number Flag IMO
CHANTICLEER  3621  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1853  1853   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Denny, Dumbarton Albert Yard  29 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 406 nrt / 186.8 ft  26.1 ft  16.1 ft   
Engine builder Tulloch & Denny, Dumbarton
Engine detail
1cyl 86nhp, 1-screw
Engine No 13 

First owner First port of register Registration date
J Ormston, Newcastle  Newcastle-Upon-Tyne   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
by1858 T C Angus, Newcastle
1862 Martin F, Martin A, John & Joachim Bremer and Charles Bennett (Bremer, Bennett & Bremer), London - reg London
c1877 Charles J Bennett, London
1888 Christopher Furness - mng Jobson & Co, West Hartlepool - reg West Hartlepool 
Vessel history
15/10/1853 arriving from Hamburg, ran down a wherry near St Anthony's-on-Tyne (one of wherry's crew of three drowned)
1855 requisitioned as a cargo transport during Crimean War
5/9/1857 on voyage St Petersburg for Newcastle, collided with steamer ALBERT (Dunkirk for St Petersburg) off Copenhagen; CHANTICLEER taken to Copenhagen for repairs; ALBERT sank and passengers and crew all saved.
by1862 539grt 421nrt, 181.8 x 26.1 x 16.1ft
12/4/1864 detained by Danish Navy during blockade of Prussia during Schelswig War; released 24/4.
by1868 539grt 421nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1889  Missing 24/09/1889 
Disposal Detail
24/9/1889 sailed Blyth for Solvesborg and disappeared during heavy gales; crew of 14 lost. 
 

 



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