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Name Official number Flag IMO
GRACE GIBSON  60012  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1867  15/08/1867   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Sailing Vessel 3 Masted Ship
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd, Kelvinhaugh Front Yard  105 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
540 grt / 540 nrt / 171.4 ft  27.3 ft  17.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Thomas H Ismay, Henry W Hewitt & others, Liverpool (Henry W. Hewitt & Co, Whitehaven)  Liverpool  03/10/1867 
Other names
1894 JOHANNE - 1904 SYNNØVE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1891 William Sherwen, New Ferry Cheshire & London
1894 Rederi A/S Johanne - mng P N Harbye, Fanø - reg Fanø, Denmark
1904 Rederi A/S Synnøve - mng K F Langfeldt, Kristiansand - reg Kristiansand, Norway 
Vessel history
Built for UK-Valparaiso trade, continuing until 1891
1870 chartered to White Star Line of Clippers for Liverpool-Otago voyage
1891 barque-rigged
1892 542grt 509nrt; c1902 548grt 504nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1909  Stranded 06/11/1909 
Disposal Detail
6/11/1909 grounded at Little Curacao (voyage Dakar for Aruba in ballast). Later condemned. 
 

 



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