ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
FLORA
Construction
WOOD
Type
BRIGANTINE
Date
1838
Description
Rig: BRIGANTINE

1 Deck, 2 masts, standing bowsprit, square stern, carvel built, female figurehead.

Subscribing owner: Charles Brown, grain merchant of Sclattie Mill, Aberdeen, 64 shares.
Source: Aberdeen Register of Shipping (Aberdeen City Archives)

Purchased by the Aberdeen Lime Company in 1842.
Sold to John Nicol, Aberdeen in 1845.

Stranded on Foula, Shetland Isles 30th October 1848 whilst on tow. Captain Pye, cargo timber and tar. Source: 'Off Scotland' I. Whittaker
Owner
Charles Brown, Aberdeen
Shipbuilder
NICOL REID
Dimensions
length 71 1/6' x breadth 18 7/12' x depth 12'
Registered Tonnage: 131 ton

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