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Category:Cissie (ship, 1883)

English: Cissie was a four-masted barque built 1883 as full-rigged ship Drumblair by Russell & Co., Greenock, Yard No 80 (or Port Glasgow?) for the "Drum"-line of Gillison & Chadwick, Liverpool. 1899 she was rerigged to a barque. 1905 sold to William Bowen, Llanelly, and was named Cissie. 1911 sold to Norway owners. 1915 on voyage from Hull to Port Arthur, TX, she collided with the steam ship North Western Hills in the English Channel at St Catherines Point and was wrecked.
Her dimensions were 267.4 × 40.2 × 24 ft (81.5 × 12.3 × 7.3 m) and tonnage: 1907 GRT and 1848 NRT. Rigged with royal sails over double topsails and single topgallant sails. She was a sistership to the same owner's Drumeltan.[1][2].

Names:

  • Drumblair (1883 - 1905)
  • Cissie (1905 - 1915)

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