ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ADAMANT
Type
BRIG
Date
1808
Description
Note according to the 1826 Lloyd's Register this vessel was built in 1803, however the 1827 Lloyd's Register records the ship as being 19 years old which makes the date of build 1808.

1824/25: Master Stephenson; Owner Chapman; Hull Coaster
1826: Master Goodman; Owner Herbert; Voyage London - Hamburg
1827/28/30/31: Master Stephenson; Owner Chapman; Hull Coaster

Aberdeen Journal, 24/01/1816:
For sale by private bargain brigantine ADAMANT, register 120 tons. In the fall of the year got a thorough overhaul in her rigging with a great many new sails. Particulars George Thomson, Aberdeen.

Aberdeen Journal, 16/10/1816:
Brig ADAMANT of Aberdeen, from Sunderland with coals to Rotterdam, was in the Meuse 4th Oct.

Caledonian Mercury, 24/02/1817:
Brig ADAMANT, Richards, of and from Aberdeen for Sunderland in ballast, went on shore 16th Feb. at Redcar on Yorkshire coast. It was hoped she would be got off if weather moderate.

Newcastle Courant, 12/02/1825:
On 2 Feb. brig ADAMANT, in going to sea, got aground within harbour of Sunderland. Cargo was to be unloaded and ship was very much strained.
Dimensions
gross tonnage 121 tons

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