Yard No. 239
sv CULMORE

built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow in 1890

(CULMORE)

sv CULMORE

Yard Number 239, was named CULMORE when launched on Thursday, 21/08/1890 by Russell & Co Port Glasgow , for Culmore Ship Co (Thomson Dickie & Co), Glasgow. .

CULMORE finally foundered on 14/11/1894

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1890
Ship Type: Steel ship
Ship's Role: Cargo.
Tonnage: 1720 g
Length: 260.5 feet
Breadth: 38.2 feet
Depth: 28.1 feet
Owner History:
Culmore Ship Co (Thomson Dickie & Co), Glasgow.

Additional Information:
ON 94215.
1894: Foundered in a gale 80 miles off Spurn Head, Yorkshire on a voyage from Hamburg to Barry.
Twenty two of the crew were lost including the Captain and his wife.