ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NICHOLAS
Construction
WOOD
Type
BRIGANTINE
Date
1815
Description
Yard Number: 11

Brigantine Rig, Sheathed with Copper, Single Deck, Iron Bolts Added in 1839

Subscribing Owners:
James or John Forbes, Merchant Aberdeen

Masters:
1816: C Gibbon or Gibson?
1818/1821: W Kirkus
1822: W Kirkus/Pelhay?
1823: Pelhay?
1824/1825: P Carlile or Carlisle?
1826: P Carlile or Carlisle?/R Ingo
1827: P Carlile or Carlisle?/ W Arnold
1828/1832: P Carlile or Carlisle?
1839/1840: J Kelso

Owners:
1816/1823: J Forbes
1824/1825: Forbes & Co
1826: J Forbes/J Robinson
1827: Forbes & Co/Captain & Co
1828/1832: Forbes & Co
1839/1840: Hutchinson

Route:
1816: London/ Leghorn
1818: London/Plymouth/Havana?
1819/1822: London/Riga
1823: London/New Orleans & London Riga ( 2 voyages)
1824/1825: London/Cuba
1826: London/St Thomas
1827: London/Cuba & London N Scotland
1828/1832: London/Cuba
1836: Shields/London

N.B. The details of Masters, Owners, Route from 1824/27 should be treated with caution as the information provided by Lloyd's Registers may be described as confused and therefore perhaps unreliable.

Notes:
Lloyds Classification A1
1826 E1 Second description of 1st Class
Registration District 1815/1832 Aberdeen
Registration District 1839 Newcastle
After 1841 No longer Listed
Original Cost £3756?

(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co.
Dimensions
length 82' x breadth 25' x depth 15'
gross tonnage: 212 ton

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