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Name Official number Flag IMO
ROB ROY    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1818     
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny, Dumbarton Castle Green   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 88 om 80' 11"  15' 8"  9' 0"   
Engine builder David Napier, Glasgow
Engine detail
SL 32nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
David Napier, Glasgow  Glasgow  10/06/1818 
Other names
1822 HENRI QUATRE / HENRI IV - DUC D'ORLEANS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1821 David Napier, T Boyd and J Craig, Glasgow
14/6/1822 French Government, Post Office
 
Vessel history
10/06/1818 certificate of William Denny and reg same day.
18/6/1818 sailed Glasgow on maiden Glasgow-Dublin service (first seagoing regular steamer service); also served Arrochar
1818-1820 also on Belfast-Glasgow service
1819 altered by Robert Nicoll
6/1821 first regular steamer on the Dover-Calais service.
26/6/1821 struck pier arriving at Calais and badly damaged - latger repaired at Dover
1822 continued Calais-Dover as French Post Office packet HENRI QUATRE until at least 9/1830 
Remarks
David Napier designed the hull. 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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