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Name Official number Flag IMO
PETREL  6380  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1845  06/1845   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barr & MacNab, Renfrew West Yard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
162 grt / 79 nrt / 165.5 ft  17.4 ft  8.7 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
Steeple, 1 cyl 54" x 51", 60nhp, 320ihp, Haystack boiler, 2 funnels aft of paddles 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Glasgow, Paisley & Greenock Railway Co.  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Bute Steam Packet Co.
1847 G & J Burns (Glasgow & Liverpool Steam Shipping Co), Glasgow
By 1851 J Anderson & Patrick Halley, Glasgow.
By 1858 Alexander Watson, Glasgow.
9/1858 J Henderson & J Henderson Jr
1860 William Barnton, Campbeltown.  
Vessel history
Initially, Glasgow to Greenock and Rothesay service.
1858 162grt 67nrt, 168.2 x 18.0 x 8.5 ft 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
26/12/1885 register closed as "vessel broken up about ten years ago".  
 

 



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