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Liberty (Balallan)

Liberty (Balallan)

The Liberty was owned by James Matheson and mastered by Murdo Macleod. She was a 12 ton boat, had 2 masts and lug sails with a keel length of 35.5ft and was crewed by five men who fished using drift nets. In 1871 she was bought by Murdo Macleod.

 

Title: Liberty (Balallan)
Record Type: Boats
Type: Large Fishing Boat
Date of Registration: April 1871;March 1869
Registration: SY9
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 22035