Monday, 20 March 2017

British bark Annie Stafford arrived at Batavia, Dutch East Indies coming from the USA according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 3rd June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 1st reported the arrival of the British bark Annie Stafford master Robinson, coming from New York, USA, shipping agents Wellenstein Krause&Co.(1)

1. American register calls her master Peck, call sign TBHR, homeport St. John, dimensions 199 s 38.4 x 23.5 feet, tonnage 1.299 tons, built by McLeod, Black River in 1881 and owned by J.W. Penry.