Mount Stewart

A steel full-rigged ship built in 1891 by Barclay, Curle & Co., Glasgow. Dimensions: 271'6"×40'1"×23'4" and tonnage: ____ GRT, 1903 NRT and ____ tons under deck. Rigged with a main skysail and double topgallant sails.

Sister ship to the same owner's Cromdale (1891).

1891 May
Launched at the shipyard of Barclay, Curle & Co., Glasgow, for D. Rose & Co. Assigned the official British Reg. No. ____ and signal ____. Employed in the Australian wool trade.
In command of Captain C. Green.
1896 [?] January 10 - May 3
Sailed from Melbourne to London in 113 days.
In command of Captain M.C. McColm.
Still sailing under British flag.
1921 June
Sailed from Delagoa bay to Sydney in 38 days.
Laid up at Milford Haven.
Sailed from Liverpool to Sydney in 125 days with a cargo of salt.
Sailed from Newcastle, NSW, to Iquique.
Sailed from Iquiue to Nantes.
Broken up.


Updated 1997-07-14 by Lars Bruzelius

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