A four-masted steel barque built in 1892 by Russell & Co., Port Glasgow. Dimensions: 86,32×13,10×6,36 meters [283'3"×43'0"×24'2"] and tonnage: 2433 GRT and 2305 NRT.

Rigged with royal sails over double top and topgallant sails.

1892 June
Launched at the shipyard of Russell & Co., Port Glasgow, for J. Boyd, Glasgow. Captain McCrone.
1911 April 18
Sold to August Bolten, Wm. Millers Nachfolger, Hamburg, and was renamed Ulrich. Assigned the official German signal RQSG. The new German measurements were 83,78×12,88×7,45 meters and 2269 GRT.
Captain Oltmann Dieckmann.
Sold to by the Vinnen Gebrüder, Hamburg.
Captured by the HMS Venus.
Condemned by a British Prize Court.
1915 May
Sold to A/S Sydnæs (Arne Larsen), Bergen, Norway, and was renamed Sydnæs.
1916 January
Sold to A/S Christianssand (Sven O. Stray & Co.), Kristiansand.
1920 March 2
Sprung a leak and was abandoned in sinking condition east of Cape Virginia on voyage from Norfolk, VA, to Montevideo.


Updated 1997-08-19 by Lars Bruzelius.

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