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Name Official number Flag IMO
BATTLE AXE  65545  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1874  19/01/1874   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
MacFadyen & Co, Port Glasgow Bay Yard 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
680 grt / 629 nrt / 181.2 ft  30.0 ft  17.9 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Burgess, Shaddick & Co, Swansea.  Swansea   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
c1877 George B Meager, Swansea 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1881  Foundered 04/04/1881 
Disposal Detail
Foundered 9/4/1881 in 48.47S 45.30W, c500nm NE of Falkland Islands (New Zealand for London). Crew rescued and majority of specie saved [Liverpool Mercury 6/6/1881]

also reported foundered 4/4/1881 in 40.14S 43.30W. [source?] 
 

 



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