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Name Official number Flag IMO
ANT  22818  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1855  03/06/18551855   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Paisley Cartvale SB Yard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
102 grt / 64 nrt / 122.6 ft  18.1 ft  7.5 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2-cyl 60hp. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
T. F. & R. Hetherington, Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
By 1868 Rock Ferry Co Ltd, Rock Ferry, Cheshire 
Vessel history
Mersey ferry for service to Rock Ferry. Double-ender.
22/12/1857 In collision with unnamed steamship off Birkenhead, losing a paddlebox and her funnel. Passengers rescued by steamer BRITANNIA.
ANT was towed in for repair
22/7/1865 collided in Mersey with tug ROYAL SAXON and subsequently fined.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1878  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
8/1878 broken up
(British registry not closed until 1882) 
 

 



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