ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
THAMES
Construction
WOOD
Type
SCHOONER
Date
1847
Description
Clipper ship
Owner: Berwick Shipping Co.
Registered: Berwick

1847: Voyage Berwick - London
1848/49/50: Master Ferguson; Voyage Aberdeen - Berwick
1851/52: Master Ferguson: Voyage Aberdeen - Berwick
1853/56/57/58: Master J. Polworth; Berwick Coaster
1859: Master J. Polworth; Berwick Coaster
1861/62/63/65/66: Master R. Gilchrist; Berwick Coaster

Newcastle Journal, 28/01/1859:
Berwick, 24 January - schooner THAMES, Polwart, of this port, sailed hence for London on 22nd, but was obliged to put back on 23rd, having been caught in gale off Coquet Island, which carried away her foresail, and a sea striking her carried away a young lad overboard named Gordon, who has not yet been found.

Newcastle Journal, 31/01/1868:
Great Yarmouth, 27 January - schooner THAMES, of and for Berwick, from London (with general cargo) has put into harbour with cutwater and bows injured, having been run into while riding last night in Yarmouth roads by schooner STAG OF YARMOUTH.
Shipbuilder
DUTHIE
Dimensions
length 93'2" x breadth 19' x depth 11'5"
gross tonnage 126 tons

  © 2006 - 2018 Aberdeen City Council