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Looking for Log Books and Crew names of Clydesdale and Oniedia of 1880 to 1890

Looking for Log Books and Crew names of Clydesdale and Oniedia of 1880 to 1890

Posted: 18 Feb 2012 5:28AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Stephen
Looking for Log Books and Crew names of Clydesdale and Oniedia of 1880 to 1890.

I have a great great grandfather from Germany been listed on these two ships and at this time I can not find the Log Book or crew list.

I been tolled that both ships cpuld be UK registered and have trouble finding any UK websites that have them on the web.

Re: Looking for Log Books and Crew names of Clydesdale and Oniedia of 1880 to 1890

Posted: 6 Mar 2012 2:03AM GMT
Classification: Query
Multiple Sources including vessel name search on CLIP at http://www.crewlist.org.uk/data/data.html

SS Clydesdale
Official No 85875
British cargo ship, 994 Gross Tons
Built 1881 by Blackwood & Gordon, Glasgow
Powered Steam & Sail
Owned R. Mackill & Co, Glasgow
Lost in storm 23/ March]/1890 5miles N of South Bishop,Cardigan Bay
(more Vessels of name listed on CLIP)
Some crew lists exist for her at the National Maritime Archive Newfoundland
See http://www.mun.ca/mha/about.php > Crew list Index Search - enter official number

Times Monday 31 March 1890
Disasters at Sea
2nd of 6 listed
“The Clydesdale of Glasgow, has foundered five miles north of South Bishops, having struck on North Bishops. The crew and six passengers were saved in the boats. The Clydesdale laden with coal, was bound for Bilbao.”

SS Oneida
Official No 75585
Registered Port of Brockville Ontario 1877
Built Geneva US 1877
Powered Steam & Sail
Owned John G Richardson, Brockville Ontario
No information on crew lists not known in National Maritime Archive Newfoundland

Also Oneida Official No 7416
Registered London
Built Greenock 1855, 2293 Gross tonnage
Originally powered steam, converted to Sail 1875
Owned Edward Davies, Plymouth, Devonshire

Crew lists 1864-1871 at Southampton Archives, 1877-1895 (with gaps) National Maritime Archive Newfoundland enter official number in above link
More vessels with same name listed on Clip

Re: Looking for Log Books and Crew names of Clydesdale and Oniedia of 1880 to 1890

Posted: 7 Mar 2012 10:51PM GMT
Classification: Query
Dear JeffH01

Thankyou for your reply.

It has pointed me in the right direction to go in.

kristin

Re: Looking for Log Books and Crew names of Clydesdale and Oniedia of 1880 to 1890

Posted: 14 Jul 2012 7:56AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Giglio
my great grandfather was a member of the italian merchant marines in the late 1800's. anyone know how i can find his records and what ship he might have been on?

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