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Name Official number Flag IMO
SULTAN  42537  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1861  09/05/1861   
Vessel type Vessel description
River Steamer Passenger  Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   86 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
118 grt / 79 nrt / 166.0 ft  16.65 ft  7.25 ft   
Engine builder John Barr, Glasgow
Engine detail
side padlle, Steeple, 45 in x 42 in, formerly of PS Wellington of 1853, 60nhp  

First owner First port of register Registration date
A. McKellar, Glasgow.  Glasgow   
Other names
1893 ARDMORE - 1895 GAIRLOCHY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1862 Alex Williamson, Rothesay (123g, 72net).
1891 Glasgow & South Western Railway (A. Williamson Jr, Marine Superintendent).
1892 John Williamson.
1894 D. MacBrayne for the Caledonian Canal and shortened to fit the locks.  
Vessel history
1865 lengthened to 176 ft
1870 crew space enlarged, 67.52net.
1877 engine & crew spaces altered, 54.93net.
1881 34.24net.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1919  Fire  
Disposal Detail
12/1919 destroyed by fire at Fort Augustus  
 

 



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