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Name Official number Flag IMO
SAMSON  19732  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1819  10/06/1819   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tug   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny, Dumbarton Woodyard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 38 burthen 79.3 ft  15.2 ft  9.0 ft  6.6 ft 
Engine builder Duncan McArthur, Glasgow
Engine detail
L1cyl 40nhp
by McArthur & Co, Glasgow

1831 re-engined L1cyl (27” x 48”) 45nhp
by Caird & Company, Greenock 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Clyde Shipping Joint Stock Co - mng W Croil & J Robertson, Glasgow.   Glasgow  24/05/1827 
Other names
1827 SAMPSON 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1827 Clyde Shipping Co - mng Henderson, Croil & McPhee, Glasgow.
20/12/1855 Thomas Wishart, Port Glasgow - reg Port Glasgow
1860 John Enwright & George Winder, Limerick - reg Limerick
 
Vessel history
16/12/1826 builders certificate

1827 59grt 54nrt, 79.3 x 15.2 x 9.0 feet.
1838 92grt 38nrt
1855 converted into a sailing schooner. 90grt 90nrt, 81.2 x 17.2 x 9.5 feet.
1879 still in service.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1887  Deleted  
Disposal Detail
British registry closed 11/02/1887 as "existence in doubt". 
 

 



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