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Name Official number Flag IMO
ARETHUSA  7424  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1828  1828  07/11/1828 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Scott & Sons, Greenock Westburn East   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
322 grt / 322 nrt /        
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William and John Eccles, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
by1842 William F Burnley & Co, Glasgow
by1859 Robert Dunlop & Co, Greenock
 
Vessel history
7/11/1828 builder's certificate
by1854, 100'10'' x 26'9'' x 18'6''

11/10/1859 grounded when departing Tunas de Zaza, Cuba; later refloated.
19/11/1859 reported to have sprung a small leak during her transatlantic voyage, having already lost sails in the Gulf of Mexico. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1860  Wrecked 01/01/1860 
Disposal Detail
1/1/1860 after anchoring off Bannow, Co Wexford (Zaza, Cuba for Queenstown for orders, with mahogany, lancewood and tobacco), she dragged her anchors and was wrecked. One of crew drowned, remainder swum ashore or were rescued (master was on shore seeking a tug). 
 

 



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