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Name Official number Flag IMO
ARDMORE  143723  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1921  11/08/1920  02/1921 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan   308 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1679 grt / 755 nrt / 274.4 ft  37.9 ft  17.2 ft   
Engine builder J. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
4cyl (26,42,48.5,48.5x42ins), 553nhp, 1Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
City of Cork Steam Packet Co. Ltd. - Coast Lines Ltd., Cork  Cork  10/03/1921 
Other names
1923 LADY LONGFORD - 1930 LAIRDSHILL - 1936 LADY LONGFORD - 1937 LAIRDSHILL 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1923 British & Irish Steam Packet Co. Ltd.,Dublin
1930 Burns & Laird Lines Ltd., Glasgow
1936 British & Irish Steam Packet Co. Ltd.,Dublin
1937 Burns & Laird Lines Ltd., Glasgow 
Vessel history
1937 Returned to Burns & Laird Lines Ltd., 31/12/1937 following sinking of LAIRDSMOOR.
Closed Glasgow/Dublin service 16/09/1939 (20 Passengers) duration of WW2. 
Remarks
In collision near Ailsa Craig 12/08/1952 with MALAKAND. Slight bow damage, continued on passage to Dublin.  
End year Fate / Status
1957  Broken Up 09/07/1957 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Dublin for breaking by Hammond Lane Foundry. 
 

 



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