Date of launch 1869
Place of launch Sunderland
Type 3-masted iron barque
NRT 463
Length 45.2 m (148.3 ft)
Beam 8.1 m (26.6 ft)
Draft 4.7 m (15.4 ft)

Later names: Aldebaran (1897)

  • 1869 
    Built of iron by Oswald & Co., Sunderland for French owners. She was rigged as a three-masted barque carrying royals over single topgallant sails and double topsails.

Later under German ownership.

  • 3 December 1897 
    Sold to Capt. John M. Eklund, Turku, Finland and renamed Aldebaran.
  • October 1899 
    Eklund sold the barque in Sydney.
  • 1920 
    Sold as coal hulk to Hobart, Tasmania.

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