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Name Official number Flag IMO
LORD CLYDE  44574  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1862  03/07/1862   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock Cartsdyke West  97 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
778 grt / 457 nrt / 237 ft 5 in  26 ft 1 in  14 ft 8 in   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
Side paddle, Steam 2cyl 350nhp  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Dublin & Glasgow Sailing & Steam Packet Company (Joseph Boyce, Thomas Richardson & Alexander Packer), Dublin   Liverpool   
Other names
1853 ADVANCE - 1854 USS ADVANCE - 1865 USS FROLIC 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1863 Confederate State of North Carolina as ADVANCE
1864 US Navy
1865 renamed USS FROLIC
1883 sold, USA
 
Vessel history
1863 Nassau. (aka A. D. VANCE and AD-VANCE in disguise). When she left for Nassau, her cargo is reputed to have included 476 kegs of gunpowder valued at £2340.
10/9/1864 captured by the USS SANTIAGO DE CUBA. Taken into USN as ADVANCE.
1877 decommissioned 
Remarks
27/Sep/1862 reg. 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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