sv CLAN GALBRAITH
built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow,
Yard No 347
Propulsion: Sail 4 masts
Launched: Thursday, 01/02/1894
Ship Type: Steel barque
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 2149 grt, 1983 nrt
Length: 282.9 feet
Breadth: 40.4 feet
Depth: 24.6 feet
Thomas Dunlop & Sons (Queen Line).
1910 A/S Clan Galbraith (Carl Bech & Co.), Tvedestrand, Norway.
Status: Sunk - 24/04/1917
1894 Registered Glasgow.
03/1910 Sold to A/S Clan Galbraith (Carl Bech & Co.), Tvedestrand, Norway.
01/1916 Sold to Bech's Rederi A/S (Carl Bech & Co.), Tvedestrand.
1916 stranded off New York but came away without damage. (image in gallery).
1917 Sunk by a submarine off the west coast of Ireland while on a voyage from Philadelphia to Birkenhead.
Photo supplied by Green Collection – State of Victoria Library.
Data from Colin Campbell and John Ward~McQuaid
Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron
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