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Name Official number Flag IMO
WILLIAM SORLIE       
Year built Date launched Date completed
1838     
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Wood Sailing Vessel  Brigantine
Builder Yard Yard no
David & Thomas Gray, Kincardine    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 175 burthen 73.8'  19.9'  14.6'   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Sorlie and Katherine Millar, both of Kincardine.  Alloa  05/04/1838 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
07/12/1847 William Sorlie.
05/09/1851 Re-registered on account of dimensions being altered. 
Vessel history
11/02/1859 Glasgow Herald reported - The brig “WILLIAM SORLIE”, McKenzie, of and from Glasgow for Paramaribo and Surinam, with a general cargo, was driven ashore through stress of weather on the west side of Borne Barra (Hebrides) on 26 January, on a sandy beach; and is end on, and does not appear to be damaged yet.
19/04/1859 Glasgow Herald - Advertisement – WRECK OF THE WILLIAM SORLIE – SALVAGE SALE.

 
Remarks
05/04/1838 James Frame was master.
27/05/1844 Colin McKenzie appointed master at Liverpool.
21/06/1845 Lowrie Primrose appointed master at Alloa.
23/05/1848 David Paterson appointed master at Glasgow. 
End year Fate / Status
1859  Wrecked 26/01/1859 
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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