ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
MEDORA
Construction
WOOD
Type
BRIG
Date
1839
Description
Rig: BRIG
Yard Number: 95
Description: 1 Deck, 2 masts and a topsail, brigantine rigged, standing bowsprit, square stern, carvel built, no galleries, a female bust figurehead.

Subscribing owners 1839: George Cruickshank, shipowner, 20 shares, John Morrison, shipmaster, 8 shares, James McKenzie, baker, 4 shares. Other shareholders: James Sangster, flesher, 8 shares, Alexander Hector, salmon curer, 8 shares, John Mathew, shipowner, 4 shares, Hugh Fraser, merchant, 4 shares, Alexander Taylor, merchant, 4 shares, Robert Watson, builder, 4 shares, All Aberdeen.
Source: Aberdeen Register of Shipping, Aberdeen City Archives.

1839: Master Morrison; Port belonging to Aberdeen; Destined Voyage Aberdeen to Sunderland
1840: Master Morrison; Port belonging to Aberdeen; Destined Voyage Aberdeen to Sunderland
1841: Master Morrison; Port belonging to Aberdeen; Destined Voyage Aberdeen to Dantzc
1843: Master J. Flann; Port belonging to Aberdeen; Destined Voyage Aberdeen to Newcastle
1844: Master J. Flann; Port belonging to Aberdeen; Destined Voyage Aberdeen to Newcastle
1845: Master J. Flann; Port belonging to Aberdeen; Destined Voyage Aberdeen to Newcastle
1846: No entry in Lloyd's Register of Shipping. Fate unknown.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co.
Dimensions
length 76'6" x breadth 18'8" x depth 13'2"
gross tonnage 152 tons

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