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Name Official number Flag IMO
CONQUEROR  6384  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1840  13/04/1840   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tug   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan, Greenock Cartsdyke East   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
215 grt / 86 nrt / 114.1 ft  18.4 ft  12.0 ft   
Engine builder Caird & Company, Greenock
Engine detail
SL2cyl (44” x 60”) 120nhp

1860 engine rebuilt? 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Clyde Shipping Co - mng Henderson, Croil & McPhee, Glasgow  Glasgow  30/10/1840 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1850 mng J Buchannan & others, Glasgow
18/12/1862 Archibald Steel, Ardrossan - reg Ardrossan (1863)
13/8/1879 J Cowie Sr, Saltcoats.
 
Vessel history
15/9/1840 builder's cert.
1855 Re-boilered.
1856 191grt 86nrt, 115.8 x 20.4 x 12.1ft
1860 187g/nrt, 117.1 x 22.3 x 11.4ft
4/1863 Engine removed and vessel converted into a 3-masted brigantine by Pile & Company
1868 188grt 173nrt, 117.1 x 24.3 x 11.4ft 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1885  Collision 25/06/1885 
Disposal Detail
Whilst on a voyage from Ardrossan to Dublin with coal collided with the Belfast owned ALERT (141tons/1807), 8 miles N.N.W., from Sanda Island, and sank. 
 

 



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