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Name Official number Flag IMO
SCOUT  128203  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1907  11/04/1907   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Motor Vessel 2 Masts Schooner
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   180 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
82 grt / 18 nrt / 100.0 ft  18.0 ft  5.9 ft   
Engine builder Griffin Engineering Co., Bath
Engine detail
Twin M6cyl paraffin oil engines SA 220bhp, machinery aft, 2-screw  

First owner First port of register Registration date
David MacBrayne Ltd, Glasgow  Glasgow  30/06/1908 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Some sources have enginebuilder wrongly as L Gardner, Manchester 
End year Fate / Status
1913  Fire 19/08/1913 
Disposal Detail
Sailed from Ballachulish 19/08/1913 at 5.15pm with 45 passengers for Kinlochleven.
At 5.40pm. fire in ships engine-room. Ignition of oil in the bilges. Some oil thrown by a revolving fly-wheel of the port engine onto a hot exhaust pipe.

Vessel beached and became a total loss. Passengers and crew (45 plus 11) landed on the north shore of Loch Leven some 4½ miles from Ballachulish. 
 

 



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