Tuesday, 28 March 2017

American ship Landseer underway from the Philippines towards Sandy Hook according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 20 June 1889

An item dated 18th reported the passing of Nieuw Anjer, Dutch East Indies by the American ship Landseer underway from Ilo-Ilo, Philippines towards Sandy Hook for further orders.(1)

1. The Landseer, master Smith, call sign JQRG, owner G.C. Lord&Co., built by Jackman, Newburyport, Massacusetts, USA in 1875, tonnage 1.348 tons and dimensions 200.5 x 39.1 x 24.2 feet.