Category:James Craig (ship, 1874)

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For the American actor of the same name, see Category:James Craig (actor)

Ship[edit]

  • Type: BARQUE
  • 1874 Built by Bertram, Haswell & Co., Sunderland, England
  • Overall length: 54.70 m
  • Breadth: 9.70 m
  • Draught: 5.30 m

History[edit]

  • 1874 Named: Clan Macleod for Th. Dunlop
  • 1887 Sold to the Fa. Russell & Co. Glasgow
  • 1900 Sold to Mr J J Craig of Auckland Renamed: James Craig Flag: New Zealand
  • 1911 Laid up, stripped and used as a copra hulk in New Guinea.
  • 1918 Towed from New Guinea to Sydney for re-fitting Used under sail until the early 1920s
  • 1925 Coal hulk at Recherche Bay, Tasmania
  • 1932 Abandoned and beached after breaking her moorings in a storm
  • 1972 Re-floated by volunteers from the Sydney Heritage Fleet
  • 1973 Towed to Hobart for temporary repairs
  • 1981 Towed to Sydney for restoration
  • February 1997 Re-launched, re-rigged as a barque
  • Registered port: Sydney

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