built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow,
Yard No 9

Last Name: PERFECT (1898)
Propulsion: Sail. 3 masts
Launched: Thursday, 01/02/1877
Built: 1877
Ship Type: Iron barque
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 1115 grt
Length: 211.3 feet
Breadth: 34 feet
Depth: 21.1 feet
Owner History:
Hugh Pritchard, Anglesey.
1898: A. Meling, Stavanger.
Sold, 1899, 1901 and 1916, all Norwegian owners based at Sandefjord
Status: Torpedoed & Sunk - 14/06/1917
Web site:
O.N. 76749. 01/03/1877 Registered at Glasgow.
1917: Sunk by U.66 while on a voyage from Bahia Blanca to Copenhagen with wheat.

Previous update by Bruce Biddulph
Photo supplied by Green Collection State of Victoria Library

Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron

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