Author Results for Ralph A. Harvie

The Story of a Bluenose Barque: The John A. Harvie, 1876-1880

By Ralph A. Harvie

John Andrew Harvie (1834-1882) built among other vessels eight barques at his shipyard in Avondale, Nova Scotia. At the peak of his powers Harvie built the one which bore his name. The John A. Harvie was launched on July 22, 1876 and was one of the 2,787 registered Bluenose vessels, designed as a cargo carrier. […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Other (Nineteenth C) | Shipwrecks
Subjects include: Harbours & Dockyards | Shipbuilding & Design