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Name Official number Flag IMO
HIGHLAND LAIRD  110576  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1899  16/01/1899   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo Livestock Carrier  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Robert Duncan & Co, Port Glasgow East Yard  284 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4117 grt / 2648 nrt / 375.2 ft  48.0 ft  26.3 ft   
Engine builder Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl 26"42"69"x48" 370nhp 11kn 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Nelson Line (Liverpool) Ltd, London - mng H & W Nelson, Liverpool  Liverpool  26/05/1899 
Other names
1928 BLUE PETER 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1900 reg London

1925 Nelson Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., London
1928 Job Brothers & Co Ltd, St Johnj's Nfld - reg St John's Nfld 
Vessel history
Laid down for Raeburn & Verel, Glasgow 
Remarks
c1905 4123grt 2653nrt; c1916 4132grt 2655nrt 
End year Fate / Status
1938  Broken Up 18/01/1938 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Briton Ferry under tow for breaking, she had lost her rudder and stern frame off Newfoundland. 
 

 



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