built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow in 1889
built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow,
Yard No 219
Propulsion: Sail. 4 masts.
Launched: Tuesday, 10/12/1889
Ship Type: Steel barque
Ship's Role: Grain carrier
Tonnage: 2565 g / 2512 net
Length: 313.65 feet
Breadth: 42.1 feet
Depth: 24.45 feet
Thomas Law & Co, Glasgow.
Status: Sunk - 28/06/1915
20/12/1889 Registered Glasgow.
Jointly owned and managed by William and James Law.
The name has been seen, elsewhere, hyphenated as DUMFRIES‒SHIRE.
1915 Torpedoed and sunk 25nm SW of the Smalls.
Previous update by Colin Campbell
Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron