ABERNYTE

A  BRITISH IRON BARQUE BUILT IN 1875 OF 700 TONS. SHE HAD BEEN BUILT AT DUMBARTON SCOTLAND BY McKELLER  FOR THE ABERDEEN SHIPPING CO AND REGISTERED IN GLASGOW.HER MASTER WAS CAPTAIN J CONGDA. 

SHE WAS ALSO OWNED BY DAVID T BOYD AND LATER BY THE NORTH BRITISH SHIPPING CO

IN 1893 SHE WAS OWNED BY G GORDON & CO

 ON A VOYAGE FROM CATETA BUENA TO FALMOUTH WAS WRECKED OFF THE LIZARD ( BILL HEAD ) ON 8TH MAY 1989 AFTER A NAVIGATIONAL ERROR BY THE SHIPS CAPTAIN.

 

 

 

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