ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
JOHN LEES
Construction
WOOD
Type
BRIGANTINE
Date
1831
Description
Date of Build/Launch: July 1831

1 deck, 2 masts, brigantine rigged, standing bowsprit, square stern, carvel built, no galleries, manbust figurehead.

Subscribing Owner:
Donald Lees, Shipowner, Stornoway, 64 shares.

Donald Lees Master in 1831

(Source: Aberdeen Register of Shipping (Aberdeen City Archives))

1832: Master D. Lees; Voyage to London
1833: Voyage Liverpool - Hamburg
1840/41: Master J. Bell; Owner Sanderson; Registered Newcastle; Voyage Newcastle - France; Tonnage 130 tons
1843/44: Master Robertson; Voyage Newcastle - London
1845/46: Master Robertson; Voyage Newcastle - London
1849: Master Robertson; Voyage Newcastle - London
1850: No voyage given
No further mention of vessel

(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)
Shipbuilder
DUTHIE
Owner
Donald Lees, shipowner and shipmaster of Stornoway
Dimensions
length 72.2' x breadth 20.7' x depth 12.9'
gross tonnage 134 tons (130 tons Lloyd's 1840/41/43)

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