sv MARION LIGHTBODY

sv MARION LIGHTBODY
built by D & W Henderson Ltd Glasgow,
Yard No 334

Propulsion: Sail 4 masts.
Launched: Tuesday, 17/04/1888
Built: 1888
Ship Type: Steel barque
Ship's Role: Cargo
Tonnage: 2176 g | 2127 nrt
Length: 88.8 feet
Breadth: 42.7 feet
Draught: (Depth) 24.1 feet
Owner History:
Rodgers & Co, Glasgow.
1911 Trinder, Anderson & Co.
Status: Sunk - 10/07/1915

Remarks:
ON 95058.
1888: Completed May.
1915: Sunk by German submarine near Fastnet Rock on voyage from Valparaiso to Queenstown.

Photo supplied by John Ward~McQuaid

Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron


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