Friday, 24 March 2017

American bark Evie J. Ray cruising in the Dutch East Indiesaccording to the Dutch newspaper dated 15 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 15th reported the departure of the American bark Evie J. Ray master Daw towards Probolina, Dutch East Indies.(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.