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Name Official number Flag IMO
FLORENCE  50368  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1864  27/10/1864   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo   Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Aitken & Mansel, Glasgow Jordanvale 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
660 grt / 469 nrt / 252.3 ft  31.2 ft  11.5 ft   
Engine builder James Aitken & Co, Glasgow
Engine detail
2cyl 250nhp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Edwin Lister Golborne, Tranmere  Glasgow  07/12/1864 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1866 Martin Pratt, London - reg London.
1867 General Steam Navigation Company, London 
Vessel history
Blockade runner, sister to BANSHEE.
01/1865 Reached Bermuda but too late to run the blockade.
 
Remarks
"Clyde Built Blockade Runners" (Eric J. Graham) has Florence built at Kelvinhaugh. 
End year Fate / Status
1883  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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