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Name Official number Flag IMO
FAIRLIGHT  74996  AUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1878  02/04/1878   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Thomas Wingate & Co., Glasgow East Whiteinch  225 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
315 grt / 177 nrt / 171.4 ft  22.2 ft  10.2 ft   
Engine builder Thomas Wingate & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
Twin C2cyl diagonal 130nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Port Jackson Steam Boat Co Ltd, Sydney NSW  Sydney, Australia  19/11/1878 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1881 Port Jackson Steam Ship Co Ltd, Sydney
1898 Port Jackson Co-operative Steamship Co Ltd, Sydney
1908 Port Jackson & Manly Steamship Co Ltd, Sydney
1912 Cleghorn, Hopkins & Co, Brisbane 
Vessel history
Manly ferry service

Q2/1912 converted to cargo hulk by Cleghorn Hopkins, Brisbane 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1928  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up at Brisbane
Also reported abandoned 5 miles south of Tangalooma. 
 

 



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