ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ZIBA
Construction
WOOD
Type
SCHOONER
Date
1858
Official Number
22172
Description
Date of Build/Launch: July 1858
Yard Number: 215

Cost £8,909
Called "Jackass" barque - combination of barque and schooner and topsail.
China Clipper (British Tea Clipper)
Sail Plan "Merchant Sailing Ships" (1850-75), MacGregor, Page 106.

1859: Master Tomlinson. Destined voyage Aberdeen-China.
1865: Master J. Jones.
1866-7: Destined voyage London-Australia.
1869: Master G. Bowes. London-China run.
1872: Surveyed London.
1872: Voyage to Shanghai-Foochow.
1875: Master I. Croot.
1878: Master W. Perry.
1880: Owner T.S. Whitehead.
1881: Surveyed London (December).
1884: Master and owner as before.

Wrecked Samana Bay, Bahamas, 28 January 1884.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Shipowner
J Wade
Dimensions
length 169.4' x breadth 28.4' x depth 17.2'
Registered Tonnage: 497ton
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