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Yard No. 369

Yard Number 369 was named CROMDALE when launched on Tuesday 26/05/1891 by Barclay Curle & Company Glasgow for Donaldson Rose & Co Aberdeen

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1891
Ship Type: Iron ship
Ship's Role: Cargo. Initially a wool clipper.
Tonnage: 1903 grt | 1849 net
Length: 271 feet
Breadth: 40 feet

Owner History:
Donaldson Rose & Co, Aberdeen

She was wrecked on 23/05/1913

Additional Information:
ON 98561.
1891: Completed June.
1913: Wrecked on The Lizard in thick fog whilst on a voyage from Chile to the UK carrying nitrates.
No lives were lost but the vessel broke up within a few days.

Photo supplied by Paul Strathdee.
Previous update by Paul Strathdee