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Name Official number Flag IMO
JAMES NICOL FLEMING  60442  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1869  14/06/1869   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Composite Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  41 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1050 grt / 993 nrt / 207.3 ft  34.5 ft  20.1 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Albion Shipping Co (P. Henderson & Co), Glasgow  Glasgow  20/07/1869 
Other names
1879 NAPIER 
Subsequent owner and registration history
c1877 Albion Shipping Co. Ltd. incorporated - James Galbraith, Managing Director
1878 Old unlimited Albion Shipping Co, dissolved.
12/04/1879 Vessel name change sanctioned by board order.
1880 W. Ross & Co., London. Reg Glasgow
1883 Joseph Hossack, Liverpool
04/10/1883 re-registered at Liverpool 
Vessel history
It has been stated that accounting irregularities at the Ship Bank, Fleming being a discredited director, prompted the change.
However it is more likely to be a case of standardising the name style to places in New Zealand 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1891  Wrecked 02/09/1891 
Disposal Detail
02/09/1891 Whilst out bound from Valparaiso with manganese ore for UK, wrecked on Conquest Rock, N Carrizal Is, Valparaiso

 
 

 



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