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Name Official number Flag IMO
SHANDON  86743  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1883  22/01/1883   
Vessel type Vessel description
   Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  186 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1442 grt / 1397 nrt / 245.9 ft  37.8 ft  21.4 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Thom & Cameron Ltd, Glasgow.   Glasgow   
Other names
1906 VICTOR - 1918 SHANDON 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1906 sold to Samuelson & Olsen, Norway and renamed VICTOR
Acquired by McIlwraith & McEacharn and converted to coal hulk.
1918 reconditioned by the Australian Government and used for transporting wheat to San Francisco.
 
Vessel history
c1912 barque rigged
1924 laid up and used as a coal hulk again
1946 while under tow got ashore in a cyclone
1935 re-rigged for Centenary Maritime Ex'n at Melbourne then reverted to coal hulk.

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1960  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1960 sold for scrapping in Melbourne  
 

 



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