Source Ships and Seafarers of Atlantic Canada Memorial University of Newfoundland

Vessel Registry

Registration No S855042 Length(ft) 64

Official No. Width(ft) 17

Depth (ft) 7

Bui!der Surname Gross Tonnage 51

Builder First name Net Tonnage

Vessel Name. FLIRT Registered Tonnage

Where Prev. Registered ST JOHNS NFLD Year Registered 1855

Year Prev. Registered 1854 Official Closure Year 1860

Place Constructed ESSEX Reason for Closure 4

Year Constructed 1849 Place of Closure: ST JOHNS NFLD

No of Decks 1 Actual Closure Date 1860

No of Masts 2 If Foreign Sold, Where?

Type of Vessel Schooner Horse Power


Registration No. S855042

Owners Surname: WHELAN

Owners First Name: PIERCE

Owners Initial:

Owners No. 01

Occupation: MARINER

Residence: ST JOHNS NFLD

RC Country: Canada

RRegion: Newfoundland


Partnership Division: 01

Was Owner the Builder: yes

Shares: 64

Captain's Log