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Name Official number Flag IMO
ALMA  7409  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1855  1855   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Barr, Glasgow Kelvinhaugh   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
146 grt / 89 nrt / 157.3 ft  16.2 ft  7.4 ft   
Engine builder John Barr, Glasgow
Engine detail
1cyl steeple (47" x 42") 80nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Duncan Stewart, Garelochead & Dumbarton  Greenock  13/04/1855 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
16/4/1855 Robert Salmond (mng City of Glasgow Bank), Glasgow 
Vessel history
7/5/1855 commenced Glasgow-Rosneath-Garelochhead-Helensburgh service
1857 122grt 65nrt
Later on Glasgow-Rothesay service
The engine is said to have been re-used for the 1866 ARGYLE 
Remarks
11/04/1855 John Barr signed the builder's certificate so clearly had the contract but it is suggested that he may have contracted the hull to Blackwood & Gordon 
End year Fate / Status
1866  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
4/1866 broken up at Port Glasgow
12/10/1870 British registry closed. 
 

 



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