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Name Official number Flag IMO
HERO  16175  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1832  1832   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Son, Dumbarton Woodyard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
69 grt / 43 nrt / 69 om 98' 5"  15' 1"  8' 3"   
Engine builder Robert Napier, Glasgow
Engine detail
37/40nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Duncan McKellar, Glasgow  Glasgow  12/06/1832 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1837 Duncan McKellar, William Allan & J Fleming (Dumbarton & Glasgow Steam Packet Co), Glasgow.
1838 Glasgow & Dumbarton Steam Packet Co, Dumbarton
1840 reg Port Glasgow
1846 Samuel Howes Sr & Jr and William Forster, Liverpool - reg Liverpool
1849 Edward & William Forster, Liverpool
1851 Liverpool Coal Proprietors Co-partnership, Liverpool  
Vessel history
For Glasgow-Largs-Millport service
19/12/1834 aground near Erskine Ferry in fog; one crewmember overboard and drowned
1835 Ardrossan-Arran route
1838 Glasgow-Dumbarton route
1846 used as a tug at Liverpool (102grt 62nrt, 95.4 x 14.2 x 8.7ft)
1851 91grt 43nrt, 94.5 x 14.6 x 8.6ft 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1861  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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