Yard No. 464
ss JOHN OXLEY

built by Bow McLachlan & Company Paisley in 1927

(JOHN OXLEY)

ss JOHN OXLEY

Yard Number 464, was named JOHN OXLEY when launched on Wednesday, 20/07/1927 by Bow McLachlan & Company Paisley , for Government of Queensland Harbours and Marine Dept .

As of 2007 JOHN OXLEY is the subject of a restoration project

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1927
Ship Type: Pilot Tender
Ship's Role: Pilot tender Moreton Bay
Tonnage: 544 grt | 212 nrt | 710 dwt
Length: 168 feet
Breadth: 32 feet
Draught: 11 feet
Owner History:
Government of Queensland Harbours and Marine Dept
1973 Lady Hopetoun and Port Jackson Marine Steam Museum, Sydney NSW

Additional Information: Currently (2007)under restoration by Sydney Heritage Fleet.Retains original hull and accommodation.
Previous update by Paul Strathdee
Previous update by Stuart Cameron