ALEXANDER

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ALEXANDER

Years Active: 1835-1860
Vessel Type: Barque
Barque
Nationality: English
Ran ashore at Mengeary point, East Falkland in the early hours of 5th September 1860 whilst carrying a cargo of hides, sugar and wood.

Main Use:

Cargo

Years Active:

1835-1860

Power:

Sail

Built:

1835

Size:

269 Net tons

(length, breadth, depth) metres

Design/Build:

Maryport, Cumbria, England
Main Use: Cargo
Built: 1835
Power: Sail
Design/Build: Maryport, Cumbria, England
Size: 269 Net tons
ALEXANDER was 40 days out from Rio Leako [?], bound for Liverpool, with a cargo of hides, log wood and sugar, a crew of 13 and one passenger. On 5th September 1860 In beating up, the Ship missed stays off Mengeary Point, East Falkland and was obliged to anchor. She went ashore about 03:00.
ALEXANDER was 40 days out from Rio Leako [?], bound for Liverpool, with a cargo of hides, log wood and sugar, a crew of 13 and one passenger. On 5th September 1860 In beating up, the Ship missed stays off Mengeary Point, East Falkland and was obliged to anchor. She went ashore about 03:00.

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