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Scottish Glens (built 1885; ship, 3m). Tacoma, WA, circa 1893-1903
Looking aft; crew on break of poop; Captain A.R. Johnson, possibly front row, fifthe from right. Chip log reel at right Brass stanchions.[CR][CR]SCOTTISH GLENS was a full-rigged ship, built in 1885 by Oswald, Mordaunt & Co., Southampton (yard no. 225) for W. H. Ross & Co., Liverpool, England. In 1898, she was sold to G. Windram & Co., Liverpool and in 1910 sold to A/S Scottish Glens (Chr. Nielsen & Co.), Larvik (Norway) and later to many another Norwegian owners. In 1918, she lost her rigging in a storm. She was sold in 1922 to Consul Sigvart Rasmussen, Haugesund and converted to a motor cargo ship with two diesel engins at the Vulcan Werke A/G, Stettin. In 1924, she was renamed HAUGAR. In 1929/1930 she was converted to a whale factory [ship?] in Sandefjord and [did] whaling in the Antarctic. She had many Norwegian owners during this time and was sold in 1940 to Leonardo Arrivabene S. A. (Leo Salom), Venice and renamed ARCA. On October 26th, 1942, she was sunk by the British submarine HMS Taku in the Aegean Sea, 9 miles South of Chios. (Sources:;,_1885))
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San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Code: SAFR
NPS Museum Number Catalog : SAFR 21374
Local Park number : P93-065, Series 15, File Unit 3, Item P51.23979
Title: Guide to the San Francisco Maritime Museum classified photograph collection, 1575-1984 located on the Online Archives of California website.
Hester, Wilhelm, 1872-1947
Organization: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Address: 2 Marina Boulevard, Building E, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, California 94123

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