Yard No. 73

built by Charles Connell & Company Scotstoun in 1870



Yard Number 73, was named AILSA when launched on Thursday, 30/06/1870 by Charles Connell & Company Scotstoun , for Sandbach Tinne & Co, Liverpool..

AILSA was scrapped on 1907

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1870
Ship Type: Composite ship
Ship's Role: Initially, China tea trade.
Tonnage: 1112 gt
Length: 210 ft 6 ins
Breadth: 35 ft
Owner History:
Sandbach Tinne & Co, Liverpool.
By 1890 Hajee Jackaria, Liverpool.
1897 Hajee Mahomed Ben Gooloom, Jeddah (at that time, Turkish).

Additional Information:
O.N. 63281.

Sold to Arab merchants in Calcutta who employed her carrying pilgrims and merchandise to the Pesian Gulf.

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