BL2469 - Ship's structure
Iron section of ship’s hull w/ chain plates and wooden dead eyes (4) including Bumkin (used outside the hull to spread the rigging).
Site Area Code Mid-West
Number of Items 5
Material Ship's structure
Registration Number 2469
Ben Ledi was built by Barclay, Curle and Company at Glasgow, under Special Survey and of heavier plating than Lloyd’s rules then required. It was fitted with two decks and one bulkhead and was insured for £13 000. The owners were Watson Brothers of Glasgow. The draught of the vessel on this voyage was 13 ft 6?in aft and 13 ft 4 in forward.
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