sv CITY OF DELHI
built by Barclay Curle & Company Glasgow,
Yard No 163
Last Name: AILSA (1900)
Propulsion: Sail. 3 Masts
Launched: Monday, 01/07/1867
Ship Type: Iron ship
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 1199 gross and net
Length: 227.7 feet
Breadth: 34.8 feet
Draught: (Depth 22.7 feet)
George Smith & Co, Glasgow.
1900 J. Johanson & Co, Kristiania.
Status: Sunk - 02/02/1906
Web site: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=21817
1867 Completed for George Smith's City Line.
1900 Sold to the Norwegian owner J. Johanson & Co, renamed AILSA and at the same time altered to barque rig.
1906 Abandoned at sea while on passage from Ardrossan to Rio de Janeiro. The crew were rescued by the trawler TUBAL CAIN.
Previous update by Bruce Allan
Last updated: by John Ward~McQuaid from the original records by Stuart Cameron
Press Back on your Browser to return to Search Results
New: The Kvaerner Govan Years - The ships today
New for 2013: Clydebuilt Canada - 1) The ships of Canadian Pacific
New for 2013: Clydebuilt Norway - Norwegian and Clyde linked ships
(except where otherwise stated). Extracts from the database may be used
so long as credit is given to this website with a full url published in
printed material or embedded in your website, plus credit to the editor(s)
who supplied the information. Unfortunately we are unable to deal with requests
to research ships, any information found in the database is all the information
we have to date or are able to supply.
Looking for Shipping News? Pay a visit to Shipping Times UK