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Name Official number Flag IMO
SUNBEAM  20477  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1857  08/09/1857   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Sailing Vessel  Barque
Builder Yard Yard no
J Brown & Co, Kirkcaldy    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
443 grt / 443 nrt / 141.4 ft  27.0 ft  16.6 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
George Duncan and others, London  London  07/11/1857 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1875 Peter Cunningham, Christchurch NZ - reg Wellington NZ
c1877 Charles W Turner, Lyttelton NZ - reg Lyttelton
c1886 James Huddart, Melbourne - reg Melbourne
1889 Huddart, Parker & Co Ltd, Melbourne
1897 Huddart, Parker & Co Propietary Ltd, Melbourne  
Vessel history
7/9/1857 launch attempted, but cradle collapsed; successfully launched on the following day 
Remarks
At launch "had stood so long on the stocks at the building yard" 
End year Fate / Status
1910  Beached  
Disposal Detail
1910 part dismantled and beached in "Garden Island Ships Graveyard", North Arm, Adelaide
Remains still present in 2021 
 

 



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