Yard No. 277
ss LOCH NEVIS

built by J Reid Whiteinch in 1894

(LOCH NEVIS)

ss LOCH NEVIS

Yard Number 277, was named LOCH NEVIS when launched on Tuesday, 05/06/1894 by J Reid Whiteinch , for General Shipping Company (Aitken, Lilburn), Glasgow .

Her last recorded name was OCTAVIA (1900)

She was wrecked on 17/08/1922

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1894
Ship Type: Barque
Tonnage: 2431 grt
Length: 301.7 feet
Breadth: 43.2 feet
Owner History:
General Shipping Company (Aitken, Lilburn), Glasgow
1900 Rehederi AG von 1896, Hamburg
1918 Gaddo Cappagli, Buenos Aires

Additional Information:
O.N. 104525.
Wrecked near Penguin Island on passage Valparaiso for Buenos Aires
Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Previous update by George Robinson
Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid
Photo supplied by Green Collection – State of Victoria Library