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Name Official number Flag IMO
CITY OF PETERSBURG  48528  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1863  13/06/1863   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Caird & Company, Greenock   103 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
601 grt / 426 nrt / 228.6 ft  25.2 ft  13.5 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
Oscillating simple 2cyl 58x66in 250nhp 13½kn (trial) 

First owner First port of register Registration date
George Campbell & Henry Collis, London (for Virginia Importing & Exporting Co).  London  13/10/1863 
Other names
ROE (launched) - 9/1865 BRIDGEWATER - 1868 GARLAND 
Subsequent owner and registration history
G & J Burns, Glasgow (intended)
6/1865 George Campbell, Dunoon & Liverpool - reg Liverpool
9/1865 Liverpool & Dublin Steam Navigation Co Ltd.
1868 Alexander Laird and Walter & Lewis MacLellan, Glasgow - reg Glasgow
by1870 Alexander Laird, Glasgow
1880 Thomas Redway, Exmouth, Devon. (610grt/227nrt)  
Vessel history
Laid down as ROE for G & J Burns.
1863 perchased as US Civil War blockade runner
17/10/1863 sailed Greenock for Nassau
11/1863-2/1865 made eight round trips through the blockade

1865 594grt 420nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1881  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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