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Name Official number Flag IMO
YARRA  14668  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1852  18/08/1852   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Wood Sailing Vessel  Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
Wright & Gray, Kincardine    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 / 505 nrt / 800 bm        
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Duncan Wright, Kincardine  Alloa  09/09/1852 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1865 Alexander Fairweather and others, North Shields - reg South Shields 
Vessel history
Built for Australian trade
30/9/52 sailed Leith for Melbourne with cargo and 130 passengers 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1867  Foundered 09/12/1867 
Disposal Detail
Foundered (Navassa Island* for Bristol with guano) about 40 miles north of Ushant; crew saved

*an American controlled island 30 miles off Haiti (which also claims it) 
 

 



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