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Northern Steam Ship Company

ALEXANDER CRAIG     1908 - 1926

ALEXANDER CRAIG  1908 - 1926 Photograph: Auckland City Libraries (N.Z.)

Photograph: Auckland City Libraries (N.Z.)

 

Built:

1891

Builder:

W.P. Cameron, South Maitland, Nova Scotia

Official Number:

100215

Tonnage:

520 gross

Type:

Entered Fleet:

1908

Left Fleet:

1926

Career:

1891 built as barque KATHLEEN HILDA for F.W. Bullock, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
1892 sold to D. Ross, G. Davies and A.W. Thomson, of Auckland.
1906 sold to J.J. Craig, Auckland and renamed ALEXANDER CRAIG.
1908 sold to Northern Steam Ship Company.
1909 converted to hulk and served as a coal-hulk.
1926 towed to Brown's Island and set on fire.
1972 some bottom timbers still visible on the shore line.

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