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Name Official number Flag IMO
DERRY CASTLE  86651     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1883  15/10/1883   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Dobie & Co., Govan Old Yard  136 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1367 grt / 1317 nrt / 239.8 ft  36 ft  21.4 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Francis Spaight & Sons, Limerick  Limerick  19/11/1883 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1887  Wrecked 20/03/1887 
Disposal Detail
02/Mar/1887 left Geelong. After 192 days she was posted as missing by Lloyds. On 21 September the 45 ton sealing steamer Awarua sailed into Hobsons Bay, Victoria, with eight survivors. They had been castaway on Enderby Island where Derry Castle was wrecked.  
 

 



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