ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NEWCASTLE
Type
SLOOP
Date
1820
Description
NEWCASTLE (of Aberdeen)
Type: Smack

Registered 14 July 1820
Re-registered 24 November 1825

Master George Leslie

1 deck, 1 mast, sloop rigged, running bowsprit, square stern, carvel built, no figurehead.

Owners:
Neil Smith, Merchant
Andrew Oldman, Merchant
Leslie Cruickshank, Merchant

Other Shareholders in 1825:
William McKinnon, Merchant; George Smith, Glazier, Aberdeen; All Trustees of the Aberdeen & Newcastle Shipping Company of Aberdeen 64/64

(Source: Aberdeen Register of Shipping 1825, No. 109 (Aberdeen City Archives))

Sold to John Thomas Menzies Shipbuilder of Leith on 4 April 1831.

1832-33: Master T. Leed; Owner Menzies & Co.; Voyage London - Bordeaux. Thorough repairs in 1831 - smack rigged in 1832.
No trace in 1839 Lloyd's Register.

(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)
Dimensions
length 59'8" x breaadth 19' 6" x depth 10'2"
gross tonnage 93 76/94 tons

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