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Name Official number Flag IMO
RAPID    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1820  31/05/1820   
Vessel type Vessel description
   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
R & A Carsewell, Greenock Bay of Quick   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
140 grt / 83 nrt / 94' 6"  17' 4"  9' 9"   
Engine builder David Napier, Glasgow
Engine detail
L2cyl

1824 re-engined by David Napier, Glasgow
L2cyl
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Clyde Shipping Company (W. Croil & J. Robertson, managers), Glasgow.   Glasgow  01/08/1820 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1/1822 David Napier, Glasgow
1824 W Busby and W & G Peters, London
8/3/1825 General Steam Navigation Co, London 
Vessel history
1824 re-engined by David Napier.


1825-1840 Brighton-Dieppe service 

Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1841  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1841 Sold to shipbreakers at Leith
6/1842 British registry closed. 
 

 



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