ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ADMIRAL COLLINGWOOD
Construction
Wood - Carvel
Type
BARQUE
Date
1855
Official Number
6879
Description
Date of Launch: 3rd May 1855

Aberdeen Register of Shipping (Aberdeen City Archives):
Description: 1 deck, 3 masts, barque rigged, round stern, carvel built, no galleries, full length male figurehead.

A letter from the registrar in St. Helena states that the ship was abandoned at sea. Registration cancelled 16 Feb. 1858.

Lloyd's Register of Shipping:
Masters:
1856: R. Fraser
1857: Smith
1858: (Not recorded)

Owners:
1856-57: T. Wright

Route:
1856: Aberdeen to Cape of Good Hope
1857: London to Algoa Bay, South Africa

Notes:
Lloyd's Classification 7A1; Barque - oak and larch with iron bolts.
Builder
Thomas Wright
Dimensions
Length: 126.4ft
Breadth: 25.6ft
Depth: 15.4ft
Gross tonnage: 326tons

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