Yard No. 83

built by Dobie & Company Govan in 1876



Yard Number 83, was named FAMENOTH when launched on Wednesday, 26/04/1876 by Dobie & Company Govan , for J Cook.

FAMENOTH's last days are unclear except we know she was deleted from the ships register on 1927

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1876
Ship Type: Full Rigged Iron Sailing Vessel
Tonnage: 1035t
Owner History:
J Cook

Additional Information: 26/3/1882 ashore off Herne Bay in a severe gale, refloated 20/4/1882 and towed into the thames
1883 changed to a barque rig
1896 sold to M Engelstad, Norway and renamed SOLHEIM
Later to Ebgelstad & Gundersen and registered at Larvik
1916 sold to Danish owners
1924 owned by S.C.Loveland & Co
Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Photo supplied by Green Collection – State of Victoria Library