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'Lismore' of Glasgow

Photo credit: Scalloway Museum, the Shetland Bus Friendship Society and Scalloway History Group

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The 'Lismore' was a three-masted iron clipper ship, wrecked in rough seas off the coast of Chile in 1906 with the loss of 22 lives.

The artist was a local joiner and boat carpenter.

Scalloway Museum


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on board

  • Measurements

    43 x 58 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    gift, 1990s


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Scalloway Museum

Castle Street, Scalloway, Shetland Islands ZE1 0TP Scotland

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