built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow in 1893
built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow,
Yard No 321
Last Name: STORESAND (1909)
Propulsion: Sail. 3 masts
Launched: Tuesday, 18/04/1893
Ship Type: Steel barque
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 1643 grt / 1529 nrt
Length: 245.2 ft.
Breadth: 37.4 ft
Depth: 22.6 ft
The 'Lota' Ship Comany (MacDonald, Adams & Co, managers), Greenock.
08/1909: A/S Storsand (Sven O. Stray), Kristiansand, Norway.
09/1909 A/S Christianssand (S. O. Stray), Kristiansand.
Status: Sunk - 04/09/1915
Registered at Greenock.
1915: Sunk by gunfire from U.33 while on voyage from Iquique to Merseyside.
Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid
Previous updates by Stuart Cameron, Colin Campbell, John Ward~McQuaid
Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron