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Name Official number Flag IMO
BALMORE  98693  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1892  12/01/1892   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Steel Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Archibald McMillan & Son, Dumbarton   309 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1422 grt / 1338 nrt / 2400 dwt 237.5 ft  36.2 ft  21.7 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Robert Barr, Renfrew  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
8/3/1892 sailed Glasgow for Newcastle NSW 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1908  Missing 16/07/1908 
Disposal Detail
16/7/1908 sailed Callao for Antwerp and went missing (from Ballestas Islands with guano). Board of Trade inquiry suggested collision with ice off Falkland Islands in July/August 1908 most likely cause of loss. 19 lives lost.  
 

 



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