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Name Official number Flag IMO
ALBATROSS    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1820  08/09/1820   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel  Schooner
Builder Yard Yard no
Scott & Sons, Greenock Westburn East   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 67 om; 64 bm 58' 5"  10' 11"  9' 1"   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Robert Sinclair, Greenock  Greenock  09/09/1820 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
9/1821 Chiappini & Co, Cape of Good Hope - reg Cape of Good Hope
1828 Admiralty
8/1833 Sedger, Rotherhithe - reg London
1834 John Forster, London
8/1840 Samuel Treeby and John Shilston, Plymouth
9/1840 ?? - reg Dartmouth
3/1841 Thomas Adams, Plymouth - reg Plymouth
4/1844 Richard H & Willima Adams, Plymouth
11/1845 Frederick Saldorf and Thomas Martin, Plymouth 
Vessel history
1828 (1827?) commissioned as a survey ship, based in southern Africa
by8/1833 returned to Britain and for sale at Woolwich
by1840 55t nm, 56.0 x 14.8 x 9.2ft
8/2/1847 arrived Lisbon from Liverpool with bulwark damage after having been on her beam ends

21/4/1847 reported run down and sunk by Spanish ship NONPAREIL (ALBATROSS sailed Liverpool 15/4 for Lisbon); two seamen got aboard Spanish vessel and were carried to Port-au-Prince
26/4/1847 ALBATROSS seen off Cap Finisterre, and arrived Lisbon 29/4. No report of collision or damage. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1848  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
9/6/1848 reported aground at Plymouth (from Middlesbrough) and leaking
7/1848 broken up 
 

 



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