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Name Official number Flag IMO
CATHERINE  56716  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1866  26/09/1866   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Wood Sailing Vessel  Brig
Builder Yard Yard no
McPherson & Geddes, Perth  
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
205 grt / 205 nrt / 390 dwt 105.5 ft  25.1 ft  13.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Donald & Francis Campbell Shearer, Thurso. Caithness  Wick  09/11/1866 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1871 Francis C Shearer, Thurso
1882 Donald Shearer, London
1883 Christopher Marwood, Whitby - reg Whitby 
Vessel history
1869 205grt 188nrt 
Remarks
First vessel built by McPherson & Geddes 
End year Fate / Status
1888  Wrecked 04/10/1888 
Disposal Detail
On voyage Portsmouth for Sunderland, sprang leak, became waterlogged then stranded at Winterton in a gale and became a total wreck, sinking in deep water; crew of seven taken off by Winterton lifeboat, which was badly damaged in the attempt.  
 

 



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