ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ENCHANTRESS
Construction
WOOD
Type
BARQUE
Date
1839
Description
Rig: BARQUE
Yard Number: 100
Date of Build/Launch: October 1839
Owner: John Lumsden, Aberdeen

Builder's List: Contract £2,800.

Aberdeen Register of Shipping (Aberdeen City Archives):
Registered 10/10/1839; 1 poop deck, 3 masts, female figurehead.
Subscribing Owners: John Lumsden, Merchant, Aberdeen (48 shares).
Other owners: Thomas Shepherd, Captain in East India Co's Service, residing at Straloch, Aberdeenshire (16).
15/08/1843: John Lumsden 48 shares - Henry Paterson, Manager, North of Scotland Banking Co. and Alexander Jopp, Advocate in Aberdeen as Trustees for behoof of his creditors.

Lloyd's Register of Shipping:
1840, 1841: Owner J. Lumsden, Master D. Edgar; Destined Voyage Aberdeen - St. Jacques, Newfoundland.
1844: Master W. Forster; Destined Voyage Swansea - Cuba.
1845: No reference.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 91' x breadth 21.5' x depth 15.1'
gross tonnage 241 tons

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