british SV Falls of Garry (+1911)
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nationality british
purpose transport
type barque - bark
propulsion sailing ship
date built 1886
status
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details
weight (tons) 2087  grt
dimensions 83.84 x 12.65 x 7.24 m
material iron
rigging 4 masts, rigged with royal sails over double top and single topgallant sails, 2026 nrt
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yard no. 129
IMO/Off. no. 93287
about the loss
cause lost ran aground (wrecked)
date lost 21/04/1911  [dd/mm/yyyy]
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builder
Russell & Co. Ltd., Greenock
last owner
[1]Hatfield, Cameron & Co. - Bay Line, Glasgow
SV Falls of Garry (+1911)
period 1904 ~ 1911
IMO/Off. no.: 93287
prev. owners
[2]Kopsen, Craig & Walker, Sydney
Falls of Garry
period 1899 ~ 1904
IMO/Off. no.: 93287
[3]Falls Line - Wright, Graham & Co. - Wright & Breakenridge, Glasgow
Falls of Garry
period 1886 ~ 1899
IMO/Off. no.: 93287
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entered by Allen Tony
entered 11/10/2005
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last update 31/03/2014
 
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Lettens Jan06/08/2007

Wrecked on Sovereign Rocks at Oyster Haven near Kinsale, Cork
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Allen Tony21/04/2008Falls of Garry was a four masted iron barque sailing barque of 2,102 tons, built in Glasgow, 1886 by Russell & Co Port Glasgow, Yard No 129 for the Falls Line (Wright & Breakenridge), Glasgow. She measured 277.3 x 41.3 x 24.2 ft.

On route from Port Pirie to Falmouth, via Queenstown, Ireland, she was wrecked on Sovereign Rocks at Oyster Haven near Kinsale, Cork on 20th October 1911. All were saved.
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