ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ANDREW FORBES
Construction
WOOD
Type
SMACK
Date
1823
Description
Rig: SMACK
Yard Number: 39

Cost £312

1 deck, 1 mast, sloop rigged in 1826, running bowsprit, square stern, carvel built, no galleries or figurehead.

Owner: John Watson, Peterhead; Master: John Watson

(Source: Aberdeen Register of Shipping (1823, No. 2) and (1826, No.22) (Aberdeen City Archives))

1823: Master John Watson
1824: Master Cumming; Owner J. Wilson; vessel had proved iron cables; Cork Coaster
1825: London Coaster
1826: Owner Watson; Londonderry Coaster
1827: Master J. Watson; Owner J. Wilson; Leith Coaster
1828/30: Master Sutter; Owner The Captain & Co. (ship's company or others?)
1831/32/33: London Coaster
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 46'8" x breadth 15'1" x depth 8'2"
gross tonnage 43 9/94 tons

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