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Name Official number Flag IMO
COUNTESS OF CAWDOR  26410  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1850  12/06/1850   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel  Brig
Builder Yard Yard no
William Anderson, Nairn    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 137 nrt / 255 om        
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Dallas, Nairn  Inverness  23/07/1850 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
by1858 Dallas, Macduff and Wood, Banff - reg Banff  
Vessel history
Built for Mediterranean trade; initial homeport was Nairn
11/6/1850 launching attempted but insufficient water after delay
8/1853 sailed Inverness and Lochline for Geelong, Australia with 60 emigrants; 2-5/11 at Table Bay and Geelong 28/12; arrived London 6/8/1854
by1860 160nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1859  Wrecked 24/12/1859 
Disposal Detail
Driven ashore at Newton, Northumberland in a gale (Burntisland for Sunderland, with pig iron); all crew believed drowned 
 

 



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