Source Ships and Seafarers of Atlantic Canada Memorial University of Newfoundland

Vessel Registry

Registration No S853051 Length (ft) 45

Official No. Width (ft) 14

Depth (ft) 8

Builder Surname Gross Tonnage 46

Builder First name Net Tonnage

Vessel Name. IRIS Registered Tonnage

Where Prev. Registered ST JOHNS NFLD Year Registered 1853

Year Prev. Registered 1850 Official Closure Year 1864

Place Constructed HALIFAX Reason for Closure 13

Year Constructed 1846 Place of Closure:

No of Decks 1 Actual Closure Date 1864

No of Masts 2 If Foreign Sold, Where?

Type of Vessel Schooner Horse Power


Registration No. S853051

Owners Surname: BENNETT

Owners First Name: CHARLES FOX

Owners Initial:

Owners No. 01

Occupation: Merchant

Residence: ST JOHNS NFLD

RC Country: Canada

Region: Newfoundland


Partnership Division: 01

Was Owner the Builder: yes

Shares: 64

Captain's Log