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Name Official number Flag IMO
EAGLE  48931  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1864  25/04/1864   
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Excursion Pleasure  Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Charles Connell & Company, Glasgow Overnewton  27 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
108 grt / 81 nrt / 219.5 ft  20.2 ft  7.3 ft   
Engine builder Finnieston Steam Ship Works Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
2cyl 103nhp

1876 re-engined by William King & Co, Glasgow
diagonal 1cyl 50x56in 85nhp  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Capt. William Buchanan, Rothesay  Glasgow  06/06/1864 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1891 George Buchanan, steamboat master, Glasgow.
1894 Manchester Ship Canal Passenger Steamer Co.
1898 sold for £805.00 and in that year owned by The Eastham Ferry and Pleasure Gardens & Hotel Co, Liverpool.
03/1899 sold at auction by Kellock for £640.00 Buyer was John S. Turnbull, Glasgow for breaking up.  
Vessel history
1866 lengthened by 16 ft abaft the paddle wheels. Tonnage became 209 gross. 30/03/1866 trial voyage from Bridge Wharf to Greenock, Garelochhead, Lochgoilhead, Rothesay and home.
1881 tonnage 46.74nt. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1899  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1899 sold for scrapping 
 

 



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