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Name Official number Flag IMO
ROTHESAY CASTLE  7521  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1854  09/05/1854   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock Cartsdyke West  33 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
171 grt / 113 nrt / 181.8 ft  17.8 ft  8.1 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
2cyl oscillating 100nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Findlay Johnston (32), Dugald Weir & Neil McGill shipmasters (16 each).  Glasgow   
Other names
1864 GOGRA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1856 reg Greenock.
9/1860 Maj Gen James Alexander, London - reg London
2/1864 ??, Calcutta 
Vessel history
For Glasgow-Rothesay service
by1860 170grt 84nrt, 185.0 x 18.4 x 7.8ft
1860 for service on Hooghly River
1861 an attempt to sail her to India failed and she was dismantled for shipping out.
2/1864 reconstructed at Calcutta and used for inland navigation only (British registry closed) 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Unknown  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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