ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
AMETHYST
Type
SNOW
Date
1812
Description
Owner: Greig & Co.

1813/14/15/16/18: Master A. Greig; Voyage Londonderry, Liverpool - Lisbon; 1814 two guns added
1819/20: Owner J. Gordon; Voyage Liverpool - Leghorn (Livorno)

From 'Shipwreck Index of the British Isles; by Richard & Bridget Larn, Volume 4, Scotland:
AMETHYST 24/10/1819 - Thurso, near, Tongue Bay. Voyage Thurso - Liverpool. Cargo - wool, bales. Classed A1 at Lloyd's. Stranded / total wreck or loss.
Dimensions
gross tonnage 133 tons

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