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Name Official number Flag IMO
YARRA  14668  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1852  18/08/1852   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel  Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Wright & Gray, Kincardine    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 505 nrt / 521 burthen 132.9 ft  24.9 ft  19.6 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Duncan Wright and Andrew Gray both of Kincardine.  Alloa  09/09/1852 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
23/05/1862 Duncan Wright
26/01/1865 Andrew Wright, James Baird Wright, Duncan Wright Jr and William Wright.
02/09/1865 Alexander Fairweather and others, North Shields.
21/09/1865 Registered South Shields.
 
Vessel history
Built for Australian trade
30/9/52 sailed Leith for Melbourne with cargo and 130 passengers 
Remarks
09/09/1852 Ebenezer Roy was master. 
End year Fate / Status
1867  Foundered 09/12/1867 
Disposal Detail
Foundered (Navassa Island* for Bristol with guano) about 40 miles north of Ushant; crew saved

*an American controlled island 30 miles off Haiti (which also claims it) 
 

 



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