A steel barque built in 1892 by Ramage & Ferguson, Leith, to the design of
John S. Croudace.
Dimensions 279'8"××41'2"×23'9" and tonnage 2122 GRT and 1995 NRT.
Together with her two sister ships, the same owner's Castor of 1886 and
Orion of 1890, the largest three-masted barques ever built.
- Launched at the shipyard of Ramage & Ferguson, Leith, W.S. Croudace & Co., Dundee.
- 1892 February 16 - March 2
- Sailed from Leith to New York in 15 days.
- Sold to J. Wilson, Dundee, at the death of Captain Croudace.
- 1910 August
- Sold to J.A. Zachariassen, Nystad, Finland.
- 1918 May 10
- Wrecked in the Bali Strait on voyage from Iquique to Sourabaya with a cargo of saltpetre.
- Lille, Sten & Grönstrand, Lars: Finlands djupvattenseglare.
Etelä-soumen kustannus oy, Lieto, 1979. 4to, 224 pp, ill.
Updated 1997-04-05 by Lars Bruzelius.
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