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Name Official number Flag IMO
MONARCH  32027  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1846  1846   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barr & MacNab, Renfrew West Yard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
128 grt / 60 nrt / 126.8 ft  16 ft  7.7 ft   
Engine builder Barr & MacNab, Paisley
Engine detail
Steeple engine
Engine and boiler transferred from the COUNTESS OF EGLINGTON, wrecked in 1845.
In 1899 the engine was given a new lease on life when used to run a sawmill. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
James Henderson & Alexander McKellar. Glasgow  Glasgow  28/04/1848 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
17/2/1854 Richard MacArthur, Glasgow
1854 Daniel Brown & Thomas Thompson, Hobart - reg Hobart Town
1856 Ed Luttrell, Tea Tree, Tasmania and Frederick H Wise, Hobart Town
9/1857 Frederick H Wise, Hobart Town
 
Vessel history
Voyage to Tasmania made under sail in 100 days (rigged as a schooner)
For Hobart-New Norfolk service
prev1897 laid up at Hobart 
Remarks
Builder's certificate in name of John Barr 
End year Fate / Status
1897  Abandoned  
Disposal Detail
1897 Deleted from British register.
Remains visible in New Town Bay, Hobart until 1950s  
 

 



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