Holt Hill

A four-masted iron ship built in 1884 by W.H. Potter & Son, Liverpool. Dimensions: 91,44×12,85×7,48 meters [300'0"×42'2"×24'7"] and tonnage: 2523 GRT and 2441 NRT.

Rigged with royal sails over double top and topgallant sails. Later rebuilt as a four-masted barque.

Sistership to the same owner's four-masted iron barque Marlborough Hill (1885).

1884 April
Launched at the shipyard of W.H. Potter & Son, Liverpool, for W. Price & Co., Liverpool. Captain T.E. Parker.
1889 November 14
Wrecked at St. Paul's Island on voyage from Rio de Janeiro to Calcutta in ballast.

Updated 1996-11-09 by Lars Bruzelius.

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