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Name Official number Flag IMO
SEA NYMPH  23183  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1845  22/03/1845   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock Cartsdyke West 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
685 grt / 399 nrt / 206.3 ft  28.8 ft  15.6 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
SL2cyl condensing 350nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
North West of Ireland Union Steam Company, Londonderry  Belfast   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1846 Ulster Carrying Co, Londonderry
1850 William Dargan, Newry - reg Newry (1853)
1854 Belfast Steam Ship Co, Belfast - reg Belfast
1856 Chester & Holyhead Railway Co, Chester - reg Chester (1857)
1859 London & North Western Railway Co, London
1875 William E Clayton, Birkenhead 
Vessel history
Built for Londonderry-Liverpool service
25/05/1846 Collision in Mersey with Laird Line's RAMBLER
1854-55 Chartered to British Government for Crimean War Service
1855-56 Chartered by French Government for Crimean War Service
1856 Holyhead-Dublin service
by1854 704grt 400nrt(?), 195.5 x 27.3 x 15.8ft; by1857 608grt 304nrt; 1865 608grt 248nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up by 1878 by William E Clayton, Birkenhead.
British registry closed c1880 
 

 



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