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Name Official number Flag IMO
COUNTESS OF EGLINTON  48620  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1865  25/01/1865  21/02/1965 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Stobcross Yard  129 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
366 grt / 276 nrt / 165.6 ft  24.0 ft  12.9 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2cyl 70nhp 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Archibald Montgomerie (Earl of Eglinton & Winton), John Moffat, Ardrossan and Robert Henderson Sr & Jr, Belfast (Ardrossan Shipping Co)  Ardrossan  28/02/1865 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Built for Ardrossan-Belfast service
1/11/1865 steamer SHELBURNE (J Henderson, Yd 33)ran into stern of COUNTESS OF EGLINTON rounding Holywood Lighthouse, Belfast Lough, both inward for Belfast. SHELBURNE held fully at fault. 
Remarks
1867 366grt 249nrt 
End year Fate / Status
1871  Wrecked 14/07/1871 
Disposal Detail
14/07/1871 totally wrecked on the rocks off Langness Point, Derbyhaven, near Castletown, Isle of Man (Dublin for Silloth); crew, passengers and part-cargo saved. 
 

 



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