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Name Official number Flag IMO
DECCAN  106844     
Year built Date launched Date completed
1897  03/02/1897  03/1897 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  276 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1985 grt / 1836 nrt / 266.0 ft  40.1 ft  23.4 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Lang & Fulton, Greenock  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1897 British & Eastern Shipping Company Ltd, Cook Street,Liverpool - James McDonald.
By 1910 The Thames & Mersey Shipping Co.,Ltd., Fenchurch Avenue, London.
1910 Register closed. 
Vessel history
1897 Sold by Lang & Fulton upon completion 
Remarks
On last voyage had to divert to Port Stanley, Falkland Islands to land seriously ill master. 
End year Fate / Status
1909  Stranded 06/12/1909 
Disposal Detail
Left Port Talbot 16/08/1809 with 3150 tons coal for Tocopilla, Chile, with 27 hands (7 being apprentices)
06/12/1909 Stranded Desolation Island, Isla Santa Ines, Tierra del Fuego, Chile. After she struck the reef her masts immediately went by the board and she foundered soon after. Crew all safe and landed at Punta Arenas by local sealing schooner. 
 

 



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