ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
EXCELLENT
Construction
WOOD WITH IRON BOLTS
Type
SCHOONER
Date
1825
Description
Built by Rob & Peter Mathieson
Registered at Aberdeen 18 August 1825

Construction: Wood and Fir, 1 deck, 2 Masts, Standing Bowsprit, Square Sterned, No galleries or Figurehead, schooner with Iron Bolts and Iron Cables

Lloyd's Classification A1

Subscribing Owners: Alexander Farquharson, Ship Chandler; William Cooper, Merchant; Robert Mathieson, Shipbuilder.
Other Owners: Peter Nicol, Seaton Farm, 8 shares; Alexander Yule, Shipmaster, 8 shares; John Duncan, Advocate, 4 shares; James Nicol, Advocate, 4 shares; John Johnton Jnr, Merchant, 4 shares; Tom Alexander, Merchant, 4 shares; John Pratt, Merchant, 4 shares; William Hay, Mason, 4 shares; George Watt, Carpenter, 4 shares; Alexander Sievwright, Joiner, 4 shares; all Aberdeen.
Master in 1825: James Elliot.
(Source: Aberdeen Register of Shipping, 1825 (no. 78) (Aberdeen City Archives))

1827-28: Master J. Elliot; Owner Ferguson; Voyage Cork - London
1830: No trace in Lloyd's Register
(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)

Master: 1828 James Elliot/ Alexander Whyte
Route: London/Coastal

Wrecked 5 November 1830
Shipbuilder
R & P Mathieson
Dimensions
length 67' 9" x breadth 24' x depth 11' 4"
tonnage 119 16/94tons

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