The Iron Full Rigged Sailing Vessel, "Montrose" was launched in 1863 at Barclay Curle & Company Glasgow and completed 1863.Owners: Greenshield Cowie & Co., Liverpool. Late 80s re rigged as a barque c1888 sold to German owners and renamed "Montrosa" c1898 sold to owners in Mariehamn, Finland. 1929 damaged in a severe gale but managed to reach Cuxhaven. Towed to London where she was condemned to be scrapped.
Square Rigger Round The Horn - by C. Ray Wilmore. the true story of a young man kicking over a conventional business career to join the crew of the John Ena, a square rigged sailing ship, on one of the most challenging trade routs of the day.