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Name Official number Flag IMO
ELECTRIC ARC  129567  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1911  1911/05/   
Vessel type Vessel description
Launch Passenger  Steel Diesel-electric  
Builder Yard Yard no
MacLaren Bros Ltd, Dumbarton Sandpoint   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
24 grt / 16 nrt / 51.1 ft  11.6 ft  5.3 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
M6cyl petrol engine of 45bhp by Wolsley and an AC Dynamo/Exciter driving 3phase AC motor by Mavor & Coulson Ltd., Glasgow, 7½kn 

First owner First port of register Registration date
McLaren Bros. and Mavor & Coulson Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  30/05/1911 
Other names
1925 OLIVE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1914 Scottish Motor Traction Co, Edinburgh

6/1918 Cannon & Grove, Aberdeen
1918 John Gore, Aberdeen
9/1922 Tees Towing Co Ltd - mng Robinson & Crosthwaite, Middlesbrough
4/1925 J A Thornton, Middlesbrough
7/1925 J Milburn, St Helier, Jersey - reg Jersey 
Vessel history
Certified for 50 passengers
31/5/1911 trials
7/1914 on Firth of Forth excursions
1916 Admiralty requisition for service at Rosyth
1916 burned out at Port Edgar, repaired
1922 converted to tug? 
Remarks
Pioneer electrically driven vessel 
End year Fate / Status
  Unknown  
Disposal Detail
1933 British register closed 
 

 



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