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Jutepolis - (1900-1911)
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A four-masted steel barque built in 1891 by W.B. Thompson & Co. Dundee, as yard no. 107.
Dimensions 94,48×13,71×7,64 meters [310'0"×45'0"×25'1"] and tonnage 2842 GRT and 2652 NRT.
Rigged with with nothing over double topgallant sails.
1891 December 3
Launched at the shipyard of W.B. Thompson & Co., Dundee, for C. Barrie, Dundee.
Assigned the British Official No. 99207.
Sold to Jutepolis Sailing Ship Co. Ltd (F.E. Bliss manager), London, together with Lawhill for £ 39.000.
Transferred to Anglo-American Oil Co., London.
Sold to George Windram & Son, Liverpool, for £ 6500.
Sold to Marine Navigation Co. of Canada Ltd. (Sir William Garthwaite manager), London.
Registered in Montreal but still flying the British flag.
1927 October 13 January 13
Sailed from Dublin to Adelaide in 92 days.
1929 November 11
Wrecked at Boavista, Cape Verde Islands, on voyage from Hull to Adelaide in ballast.