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Name Official number Flag IMO
SPIRIT OF THE NITH  63225  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1869  26/11/1869   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Dobie & Co., Govan Old Yard  44 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
105 grt / 69 nrt / 120.5 ft  18.1 ft  6.9 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
30 hp, single screw.
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Doward Dixon & Co, Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1869  Wrecked 18/12/1869 
Disposal Detail
Left Dumfries on Sunday morning of 18 December for Liverpool with a general cargo. On Sunday evening she ran aground between Parton and Lowca Point. After unsuccessful attempts to get off by reversing the engines the crew took to the boats and landed safely at Parton. By Monday, the vessel was broking up.  
 

 



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