Monday, 20 March 2017

British bark Dunvegan 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 Dunvegan master Stevens, coming from New York, USA, shipping agents J. Peet&Co.(1)

1. Master S.T. Stevens, call sign WCDM, homeport Chatham, dimensions 172.7 x 35 x 19 feet, tonnage 786 tons, built at McLeod, Chatham in 1881 and owned by J.A Gordon.