ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
MARY
Construction
WOOD
Type
SMACK
Date
1828
Description
Date of Build/Launch: January 1828

1 deck, 1 mast, smack rigged, running bowsprit, square stern, carvel built, no galleries or figurehead

Subscribing Owners:
John Webster, Merchant, 20 shares; Alexander Paul, Merchant, 8 shares; George Morison, Mariner, 20 shares.

Other Shareholders:
Alexander Mortimer, Baker, 8 shares; Peter Davidson, Flesher, 4 shares; all Aberdeen. George Moir, Merchant and Cotton Miller of Old Aberdeen, 4 shares.

John Levie - Master in 1828

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

1830-31: Master J. Stephens; Owner A. Paul; Voyage Yarmouth - not recorded
1932-33: Master G. Wiseman; Owner A. Murray; Voyage Leith Coasting
1839: No trace

(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)

Shipbuilder
James Thornton, Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 49.3' x breadth 16.4' x depth 8'
gross tonnage 55 tons

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