1418 gross ton, 3 masted full rigged ship. Built for the Calcutta service.
On 10th October 1874 she left London for Melbourne and San Francisco, 14th October off the Lizard, she hit and sank the iron hulled barque Kingsbridge owned by Baring & Croshaw with the loss of 15 lives. Candahar had to put back to Falmouth for repairs.
1890 sold to S. Goldberg, Swansea.
1897 sold to Akties 'Almedia', Christiania (J. Johansen), Norway.
1902 sold to Ferdinand Melsom.
1905 wrecked at Noumea, New Caledonia.
[Merchant Fleets, vol.27 by D. Haws]