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Name Official number Flag IMO
FORTH  71725  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1875  06/1875   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tug   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Aitken & Mansel, Glasgow Jordanvale  76 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
88 grt / 15 nrt / 90.7 ft  17.3 ft  9.12 ft   
Engine builder James Howden & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
Twin C2cyl (21", 40" x 27"), 75nhp, 2-screw (one forward, one aft) 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Screw Tug Co Ltd, Glasgow  Glasgow  02/06/1875 
Other names
1881 FLYING WHIRLWIND 
Subsequent owner and registration history
12/1881 Clyde Shipping Co - mng J G Kidston, Glasgow
3/1883 George Bell Cowl, Liverpool - reg Liverpool (1884)
18/1/1890 Alexandra Towing Co Ltd, Liverpool. 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1901  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
10/1901 Believed broken up at Garston, though also reported sold to T W Ward Ltd, Sheffield for demolition at Preston. 
 

 



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