Friday, 31 March 2017

American bark Evie J. Ray arrived at Batavia, Dutch East Indies coming from the USA according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 13 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 13th reported the arrival of the American bark Evie J. Ray coming from New York, USA, shipping agents Mclaine Watson&Co.(1)

1. Owned by Aug. Palmer, call sign JSTR, mater A.T. Whittler (?), homeport Bath, built by D.O. Blaisdell, Bath in 1878, tonnage 678 tons and dimensions 152.8 x 32.3 x 18.7 feet.