|Photographer:||John Wilson [View profile]||Title:||JAMES CRAIG||Added:||Mar 16, 2008|
|Captured:||February 28, 2008||IMO:||8676788||Hits:||318|
|Location:||Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia|
||Traditional rig sailing ships from 120'(36.6m) LOA|
|The barque JAMES CRAIG at Pyrmont, Sydney, 28 Feb 2008.
Built 1874, Sunderland, UK as CLAN MACLEOD. Renamed JAMES CRAIG 14/12/05 when purchased by J.J.Craig, Auckland. 1925 reduced to a coal hulk, Tasmania.
1972 refloated, towed to Hobart 1973 then to Sydney 1981 and restoration work commmenced. Re-launched Feb 1997. became operational in Feb 2001.
1500 GRT 646 tons net 54.7m x 9.5m x 3.7m Masthead height 33m