ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
WAVE
Construction
WOOD
Type
SCHOONER
Date
1841
Description
Rig: SCHOONER
Yard Number: 120

Date: 29th July 1841
Lloyd's Classification: A1
Builder's List: Contract £1,200.
Owner: Alexander Mitchell & Co.

Construction: Wood, part Iron Bolts, White Oak, Larch &Fir
Description: 1 Deck, 2 Masts, Standing Bowsprit, Square Sterned, Carvel Built, no Galleries, Female Bust Figure Head.

Aberdeen Register of Shipping (Aberdeen City Archives):
Registered 30/07/1841; Master Alexander Sinclair.

Subscribing Owners: Alexander Mitchell, Merchant, Ythan Lodge, Aberdeenshire (10/64), Andrew Mitchell, Farmer, Mudhole Aberdeenshire (8/64), John Rue Jr., Merchant, Ellon (8/64)
Other Owners: Alexander Mitchell, Farmer, Fiddes (6/64); Charles Ruxton, Farmer, Hill of Fiddes (4/64); Thomas Fiddes, Farmer, Pitmedden (4/64); George Fiddes Farmer, Kingston (4/64); Thomas Wallace, Farmer, Tipperty (4/64); Gilbert Mitchell, Farmer, Haddo (4/64); George Lindsay, Farmer, Alehouse (4/64); William Bruce, Farmer, Mains of Slains (8/64); Alexander Sinclair, Shipmaster, Newburgh (2/64).
30/06/1843: Andrew Mitchell, Mudhole to Andrew Mitchell, Farmer, Cairnhill, Ellon 8/64.
16/12/1843: John Rue Jr. 4/64 to John Rue Snr, Merchant, Ellon.
25/08/1846: Alexander Chalmers, Master.
28/01/1847: Alexander Sinclair, Master; on death of Thoma Wallace 4/64 to Alexander Mitchell.
20/03/1847: On death of Gilbert Mitchell 4/64 to James Pirie, Farmer, Cluny.

Lloyd's Register of Shipping:
1841: A Sinclair (1st Master)
1843/44/46/47: Master A. Sinclair; Owners Mitchell; Route Aberdeen/London
1848/9: No longer listed in Lloyds Registers
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 69' x breadth 17'9" x depth 9'7"
gross tonnage 95 & 1545/3500, later revised to 123 tons

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