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Name Official number Flag IMO
DUCHESS OF FIFE  115767  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1903  09/05/1903   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Steel Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan Fairfield  432 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
336 grt / 120 nrt / 210.3 ft  25.0 ft  8.5 ft   
Engine builder Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
Paddle steamer T4Cyl. (2x16.5, 35 & 52 - 54)in. 199nhp. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Caledonian Steam Packet Co. Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  06/06/1903 
Other names
1916 HMS DUCHESS - 1919 DUCHESS OF FIFE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
23/03//1916 Admiralty requisition No.531.
09/1919 released to owners
1923 London, Midland & Scottish Railway, Glasgow
1939 Caledonian Steam Packet Co. Ltd., Glasgow 
Vessel history
Served as a minesweeper in both WW1 and WW2. 
Remarks
1945 Refurbished by James Lamonts yard at Greenock 
End year Fate / Status
1953  Broken Up 15/05/1953 
Disposal Detail
Broken up in Port Glasgow by Smith & Houston Ltd. 
 

 



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