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Name Official number Flag IMO
ROSE  58328  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1867  19/06/1867   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard   

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
409 grt / 278 nrt / 180.5 ft  24.2 ft  13.8 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl (27 & 48½ x 32)in 90nhp, 1-screw.

1889 new boilers
(see Remarks about engines) 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Walter McLellan (Glasgow & Londonderry Steam Packet Co), Glasgow  Glasgow  02/08/1867 
Other names
ERIN (launched) - c1887 AILSA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1875 Alexander A Laird, Glasgow
1883 David Rowan (Ayr Steam Ship Co), Glasgow - mng David Rowan Jr, Ayr
1891 David Rowan Jr, Ayr

Vessel history
Launched as ERIN for A A Laird, Glasgow. Registered as ROSE
c1881 443grt 185nrt 
1890 LR has engine (of exactly same description) by Young & Co, Port Glasgow (perhaps makers of new boilers?) 
End year Fate / Status
1892  Wrecked 26/02/1892 
Disposal Detail
Ran aground on Islandmagee, North of Portmuck (Ayr for Belfast, passengers and general cargo); all on board rescued. Later, all cargo discharged


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