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Name Official number Flag IMO
FAMENOTH  70455  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1876  26/04/1876   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Dobie & Co., Govan Old Yard  83 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1035 grt / 983 nrt / 205.9 ft  33.8 ft  20.0 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Cook, Aberdeen.   Aberdeen  20/06/1876 
Other names
1896 SOLHEIM 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1879 George M Cook, Aberdeen
1896 Skibs A/S "Solheim" - mng M Engelstad, Larvik, Norway - reg Larvik
1911 mng M Engelstad & E Gundersen
1916 Rederi A/S Limfjorden (Rechnitzer Thomsen & Co mgr), Aalborg
5/1921 S C Loveland & Co, Philadelphia, USA
 
Vessel history
built for UK-Australia/New Zealand emigrant & cargo service
26/3/1882 ashore off Herne Bay in a severe gale, refloated 20/4/1882 and towed into the Thames
1882 re-rigged as a barque
1891 1035grt 945nrt

c1900 993grt 917nrt; by1918 1009grt 936nrt
c1921 arrived in Philadelphia "in distress" (details not found); laid up off Petty Island (not registered as a US vessel) 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1923  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up at Vine Street Wharf, Camden NJ by owners.
18/5/1923 during demolition, caught fire.
 
 

 



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