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Yard No. 263

Yard Number 263 was named ARGONAUT when launched on Wednesday 24/05/1876 by Barclay Curle & Company Glasgow for J H Carmichael & Co

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1876
Ship Type: Full Rigged Sailing Vessel
Tonnage: 1563t

Owner History:
J.H. Carmichael & Co

Other names she bore were: ELVIRA (1898). Her last recorded name was ARGO (1913)

She is recorded as having sank on 23/03/1917

Additional Information:
1898 sold to Portuguese owners and renamed ELVIRA
1913 renamed ARGO
23/3/1917 sunk by scuttling charges from a submarine
Previous update by Bruce Biddulph
Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid