sv PITCAIRN ISLAND
built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow,
Yard No 195
Propulsion: Sail, 3 masts
Launched: Thursday, 15/11/1888
Ship Type: Steel barque
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 1359 g, 1320 nrt
Length: 231.5 feet
Breadth: 36.15 feet
Stuart Brothers (John Stuart, manager), Glasgow.
Status: Destroyed by Fire - 1906
06/12/1888 Registered Glasgow.
03/05/1906 Lloyd's reported her total loss by fire in 52S/90W.
Wool cargo from Wellington, N.Z. to London.
Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid
Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron
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