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Name Official number Flag IMO
STAR OF HOPE  55423  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1867  19/02/1867   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Wood Sailing Vessel  Schooner
Builder Yard Yard no
McPherson & Geddes, Perth  
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
98 grt / 98 nrt / 160 dwt 80.3 ft  21.5 ft  10.0 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Reid, Portgordon  Banff  25/02/1867 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1882 Matthew Weston, Christleton, Cheshire
1883 John Scholfield, Hoylake, Cheshire
1884 Joseph Codd, Wexford - reg Wexford
1903 James J Stafford, Wexford and John Bolger, Ferns, Co Wexford 
Vessel history
1871 98grt 91nrt; 1890 98grt 79nrt
6/1902 for sale by auction at Wexford (Captain Codd retired) 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1904  Collision 05/10/1904 
Disposal Detail
On ballast voyage Wexford for Newport Mon, sank after collision off Bull Point, near Ilfracombe with steamer FERNSIDE, which rescued the crew of four.

[Some press reports wrongly identified the steamer as "Ferndale"] 
 

 



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