A four-masted steel barque built in 1897 by Scott & Co., Greenock.
Dimensions: 89,10×13,15×7,36 meters [292'4"×43'2"×24'2"] and tonnage: 2430 GRT and 2262 NRT.
Rigged with double top and topgallant sails and royal sails.
Sistership to the same owner's fourmasted barque
- 1897 May 20
- Launched at the shipyard of Scott & Co., Greenock, as Yard No. 345 for Nivelle Shipping Co. Ltd.
Hardie & Co. mgrs), Glasgow. Assigned the official British Reg. No. 106074.
Captain G.T.F. Williams was given command of the new vessel.
- Sailed from New York to Shanghai in 162 days with a cargo of case oil.
- Transferred to J. Hardie Co.
- Sailed from New York to Hong Kong in 154 days with a cargo of case oil.
- 1906 June 30
- Drifted ashore and was wrecked at Point Grande,
Valparaiso, on voyage from Newcastle, NSW, to Antofagasta with coal. [Mowat
has June 20].
Updated 1997-01-24 by Lars Bruzelius.
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