Total 41606 : Vessels matching your search

Year Built O.N Vessel Name Builder Yard No Vessel Type Propulsion
1910  129134  BEAM  Ferguson Brothers  193 Tug Screw Steamer 
1883  93259 BEAMER  Burrell & Son  10 Coaster Screw Steamer 
1870  63794  BEAR  James & George Thomson  113 Passenger / Cargo Screw Steamer 
1874  66840 BEAR  Alexander Stephen & Sons  58 Fishing Auxiliary Steamer 
1947    BEARN  John Lewis & Sons Ltd.  200 Fishing Screw Steamer 
1864  48937 BEATRICE  Clyde Shipbuilding Co  Cargo Paddle Steamer 
1888  106029  BEATRICE  J & J Hay  Coaster Screw Steamer 
1863  47816 BEATRICE  Macnab & Co.  1 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1906  123524  BEATRICE  Paul Jones & Son  Yacht Auxiliary Motor 
1920  143668 BEATTY ROSE  J. Fullerton & Co  266 Coaster Screw Steamer 
1919    BEAUFORT  Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  339 Survey Screw Steamer 
1929  BEAUFORT  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd.  621 Tanker Screw Steamer 
1884  104217  BEAUFORT  McIntyre & Co  112 Dredger Screw Steamer 
1898  109642 BEAUFORT  Thomas B Seath & Co  305 Tug Screw Steamer 
1924  147919  BEAULY  Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  386 Passenger / Cargo Screw Steamer 
1858  22052 BEAULY  Scott & Co.  56 Yacht Screw Steamer 
1949  169219  BEAULY FIRTH  George Brown & Co. (Marine) Ltd  246 Cargo Motor Vessel 
1920  144191 BEAULY FIRTH  John Lewis & Sons Ltd.  82 Coaster Screw Steamer 
1920    BEAUMANOIR  Murdoch & Murray  292 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1941  BEAUMARIS  Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  433 Naval Steam Turbine 
1864  48682  BEAUMARIS CASTLE  J G Lawrie  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1907  124160 BEAUMONT  Peter McGregor & Sons  21 Tug Screw Steamer 
1862  29458  BEAUTIFUL STAR  John Brown & Co.  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1861  43554 BEAUTIFUL STAR  William Duthie Jnr. & Co.  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1873  62466  BEAUTIFUL STAR  James Geddie Jnr  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1901  BEAUTIFUL STAR  George Thomson  Fishing Sailing Vessel 
1908  128252  BEAUVIEW  Peter McGregor & Sons  25 Tug Screw Steamer 
1893  102600 BEAVER  Burrell & Son  34 Coaster Screw Steamer 
1872  66038  BEAVER  Dobie & Co.  57 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1870  65068 BEAVER  Robert Duncan & Co  55 Tug Screw Steamer 
1912    BEAVER  William Denny & Bros  934 Naval Steam Turbine 
1984  BEAVER  Yarrow Shipbuilders Ltd.  1027 Naval COGOG 
1889  96472  BEAVER  William Simons & Co. Ltd.  267 Dredger Screw Steamer 
1854  3065 BEAVER  Robert Steele & Co.  1 Passenger / Cargo Screw Steamer 
1886  93034  BEAVER  Ramage & Ferguson  71 Tug Screw Steamer 
1900  113067 BEAVER  James N. Miller & Sons Ltd.  Fishing Screw Steamer 
1958    BEAVER  James N. Miller & Sons Ltd.  Motor Vessel 
1927  160187 BEAVERBURN  William Denny & Bros  1192 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1946  181659  BEAVERCOVE  Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd.  728 Cargo Steam Turbine 
1946  180818 BEAVERDELL  Lithgows Ltd  1001 Cargo Turbo-electric 
1928  149983  BEAVERFORD  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd.  617 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1946  180858 BEAVERGLEN  Lithgows Ltd  1002 Cargo Turbo-electric 
1928  160362  BEAVERHILL  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd.  618 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1946  180954 BEAVERLAKE  Lithgows Ltd  1003 Cargo Turbo-electric 
1962  304365  BEAVERPINE  Burntisland Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  403 Cargo Motor Vessel 
1920  BEBEDOURO  Rennie, Ritchie & Newport Sbldg Co Ltd  213 Barge No Propulsion 
1937  165589  BECKENHAM  Caledon Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd.  367 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1955  BECKFORD  William Simons & Co. Ltd.  797 Naval Diesel 
1938  167577  BEDENHAM  Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  428 Naval Screw Steamer 
1903  BEDFORD  Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd.  414 Naval Screw Steamer 
1953  185919  BEDFORD  Lithgows Ltd  1070 Tanker Motor Vessel 
1884  90107 BEDOUIN  Culzean Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd.  Yacht Sailing Vessel 
1862  44075  BEDOUIN  Fife & Son  Yacht Sailing Vessel 
1939  BEDOUIN  William Denny & Bros  1301 Naval Steam Turbine 
1858  21384  BEDOUIN  Portland Shipbuilding Co.  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1902  115584 BEDOUIN  Scott of Kinghorn Ltd  112 Fishing Screw Steamer 
1916    BEE  Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  295 Naval Screw Steamer 
1855  22827 BEE  Blackwood & Gordon  Ferry Screw Steamer 
1875  72386  BEE  Fife & Son  Sailing Vessel 
1889  95806 BEE  David McGill & Co  6 Fishing Screw Steamer 
1884    BEE  McKnight, McCreadie & Co  4 Tender Screw Steamer 
1840  5817 BEE  Denny & Rankin  14 Sailing Vessel 
1870  63288  BEE  Henry Murray & Co  26 Barge Screw Steamer 
1856  13598 BEE  Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd  13 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1857  15482  BEE  Unknown Builder at Greenock  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1910  127556 BEE  Unknown Builder at Renfrew   
1781    BEE  John & William Scott  Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1886  BEE  Hawthorns & Co.  26 No Propulsion 
1892  98699  BEECHBANK  Russell & Co  289 Cargo Sailing Vessel 
1947  BEECHGROVE  Herd & Mackenzie  104 Fishing Motor Vessel 
1954  185503  BEECHMORE  Burntisland Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.  353 Cargo Motor Vessel 
1917  137051 BEECHPARK  Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co  375 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1919  142272  BEECHPARK  Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co  395 Cargo Screw Steamer 
1888  95043 BEELING  William Denny & Bros  371 Barge Sailing Vessel 
1886  93302  BEELOO  William Denny & Bros  319 River Steamer Paddle Steamer 

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N. I. D. Java.

Floating dock rigged as a barque for delivery to Java.
On first departure she had to return because of defective steering gear.
On the second departure, she suffered the 21st October gales of 1874 and was driven ashore at Ardmore.
In July 1875 finally repaired, she left, the voyage taking 18 months.

Edward Ferguson & Co, Greenock
1884 James Campbell, Greenock

Foundered near Pladda in the Firth of Clyde when owned by James Campbell of Greenock. All four of the crew were lost.
James Gardner Jr (James Gardner & Sons), Kirkintilloch
1877 William J Pirrie, Edward Harland, Gustavus Wolff and Walter Wilson, Belfast - reg Belfast
1881 Thomas H Davis, Peel IOM - reg Peel
1884 Edward Crompton, Liverpool - reg Liverpool
1886 Les fils de T Conseil, Lisbon.

George Clark, Ayr.
1877 W Hine Bros, Maryport.
1876 chartered to the Kircaldy & London Steam Shipping Co, Kirkcaldy
17/4/1877 put in to Holyhead as filling with water (Newport for Workington with iron) and put aground. Reported with broken keel; returned to service by 11/1877.
Wrecked at Loch Etive Connel Argyllshire, Voyage Workington to Bonar Argyllshire with rails, Master W Holmes and crew saved.
James Duthie, Buccleuch Street, Glasgow
1878 Nobel's Explosives Co Ltd, Glasgow
12/1877 for sale
1878 165grt 89nrt; 1888 165grt 77nrt
Lost in collision in Mersey.
Robert Taylor and William H Neilson, Dundee
c1881 Robert Taylor, Dundee

Wrecked in a force 12 Gale on Sandrigg, Holy island, Northumberland, on voyage Warkworth to Dundee with coal and two passengers. The master T Inglis, the crew and passengers saved by rocket apparatus.
Pile & Co [J. C. Briggs] London
Pile & Co, London
1877 Koninklijke Nederlandsche Stoom Maats, Amsterdam - mreg Amsterdam
1906 Martinolich & Figlio, Trieste
Launched as CHISLEHURST for Pile & Co, London. Registered as PHOEBE
Wrecked on Merlera Rock, near Pola. Present day Ereikoussa Island north of Corfu.On voyage from Gallipoli to Ravigno with grape residue.
The builders, in order to cover the risk of launching so large a vessel in so narrow a river, the Cart, insured her for £10,000. VENEZUELA
John M MacDonald, London
1877 Bolivar Railway Co Ltd, London & Venezuela - reg Venezuela
1883 Quebrada Railway, Land & Copper Co Ltd, London & Venezuela

12/1890 wrecked
Ayr Steam Shipping Co - mng Peter Barr & David Rowan, Ayr
01/05/1883 David Rowan, Glasgow.
22/12/1891 David Rowan junior and Walter Bain, Ayr (both shipping agents).

10/1896 Foundered off St. Ann's Head, Isle of Man whilst on a voyage from Llandulas to Ayr with a cargo of limestone.

19/11/1896: Register closed.

Greek Navy

2nd class torpedo boat

Greek Navy

John McFarlan, Arrochar

Based Tarbet, possibly in connection with Loch Lomond services. unknown
Unknown Spanish owner

Ordered by Pile & Co for Spain

John Stewart, Paisley

Unregistered. TB.15

George Clark, Ayr
1880 Alexander M Hay, Glasgow.
1888 Henry Lane, Londonderry.
1891 Dreux, Le Legue-St Brieuc, France
1891 B Rouxel, Le Legue, France.
1899 Dreux et Santin, Nantes, France.
1902 Joseph Larran, Peyrehorade, France.
1905 Germain, Nantes.
1906 A 1880 Alexander M Hay, Glasgow.
Mazella et J Barone, Oran, Algeria.
1907 T D Hyaffil and Co., Oran, Algiers.
1908 Societe Commerciale et Maritime, Oran.
1912 J Bernheim (Succession Ant. Mazella), Oran.
1920 Transports Cotiers a Vapeur (Nicolas Mazella, manager), Oran.
1880 Rebuilt - 221grt 106nrt.
24/12/1881 stranded - salvaged.
By 1900; 214grt 80nrt, 39.92 x 6.30 x 3.00m
Sank following an explosion at Algiers whilst on a voyage from Algiers to Oran with a cargo of petrol and paraffin.
The re-naming to STRATHSPEY was by permission of the Board of Trade.
03/05/1888 Alexander M Hay declared bankrupt. MARION
Whitecross Wire & Iron Co, Warrington - mng R W Murray
1881 Mississippi & Dominion Steamship Co, Liverpool
1895 William A Osborn, Bristol
c1922 Osborn & Wallis Ltd, Bristol

1881-1895 in service as a baggage tender; 139 grt

Deleted from MNL c1932.
Pile & Company, London
1880 Mr Chantler
1880 Charles E Gaselee, London
1881 J Hemmings, London
1881 Charles E Gaselee & Howard V Welch, London
12/05/1887 reg London (1st, ON 94274)
1888 Joseph Westwood, Millwall
1895 John Kent, Cardiff
1896 Henry W Dove, Stepney
1912 William G Marriott, Rotherhithe
Initially unregistered
22/1/1880 for auction in London as MALLARD: 51.0 x 10.8 x 6.0ft 22nhp
25/6/1883 for auction in London as WASP: 50 x 10 x 6ft 20nhp
5/12/1885 collided in River Thames with steamer SAFI, which was seriously damaged


Alexander & John Macdonald, Hangingshaw
1880 The Auckland & North Shore Steam Ferry Co.Ltd., Auckland, New Zealand.
1886 Lost

1885-1887 deleted from British register
Francis N. Baird & Co, Glasgow.
1879 Andrew Patterson, Paisley (Banker)
1879 Alfred Borwick, London.
After about a year being laid up in Greenock, awaiting a buyer, she was used initially as a collier running coals from West of Scotland ports, mainly Ayrshire, to Dublin.
In Alfred Borwick's ownership general cargo from Hull was intended.
On voyage from Hull to Lofoten, Aker she went ashore in fog at Egersund near Stavanger.
Captain Clarkson, from Hull, and crew were saved.

Unknown - previously thought to have been HIRONDELLE - see KELBURNE at Yard No 35

J Donald, Paisley


Rebuild of FOYLE built 1868.

1881 Alexander M Hay, Glasgow

Rebuild of KELBURNE (Yd 35) as STRATHSPEY




??, Romania

One of three tugs

Venezuela Railway Co.

James Donald, Paisley
1881 Antonio Cocurollo, Castellamare, Italy - reg Italy
1903 Società Napoletana di Nav. a Vap., Naples
1908 ??
By 1903, the dimensions and tonnages were, 119grt 87nrt, 118.1 x 16.1 x 8.1 ft

A & O Stathatos, Braila

For service at Braila/River Danube.
Possible registered at Ithaca

Not listed as Greek-owned operating at Braila/Danube by 1894.

Greek Navy

Greek Navy

Fotte Brothers?

For service in Romania (probably Braila/Danube)



For service in Romania (probably Braila/Danube).

Pollok, Clazy & Co, Glasgow

The partnerships (Pollok, Clazy & Co, and Pollok Black & Co) between Morris Pollok Jr, George Robert Clazy and John Dykehead Black and operating in Glasgow, Cape Town, East London and Durban were dissolved on 30/6/1883, after the loss of UMSIMKULU. [Edinburgh Gazette, 17/8/1883]

Total wreck at Breede River, Port Beaufort, Cape Province.
Douglas Steam Nav Co - R. A. Cain , Douglas
188x William Kelly, Douglas
190x William Rafferty, Glasgow
1905 McKinney & Rafferty, Douglas
1906 The Anglo-Newfoundland Fish Exporting co Ltd, Liverpool - reg St John's, Newfoundland
Built for fish trade.
By 1889 - 206grt 67nrt
By 1906 - 210grt 64nrt
Wrecked on Indian Island, Newfoundland.
Ardgowan Steamship Co Ltd - mng Craig, Scott & Co, Greenock
1886 L Schwarz, Fiume
1901 Soc. in Azioni Ungaro Croata - Hungarian Croatian Steam Navigation Company
1923 Jadranska Plovidba, Susak
1929 I de Sgardelli
1929 D Kerambos & Co, Piraeus - reg Piraeus

Initially for the fish trade

1925 converted to a hulk
1928 refitted for cargo service
Bombed by German aircraft at Suda Bay, Crete. Crew of 8 rescued.
Muir & Houston, Glasgow for James W Little, Barrow
12/1883 James W Little, Barrow - reg Barrow
188x William L Watson, London

By 1890 - 154grt 69nrt

Not in MNL 1891

Jacob Christensen


Doubtful entry. See 1880 WESTONIA by Fullerton.


J Young

Duncan Fraser & William Blair, Lochawe Hotel Co, Lochawe
1922 Caledonian Steam Packet Co Ltd, Glasgow

Loch Awe Pier-South Port (Sonachan)-Taychreggan-Ford service.
Unregistered until 1912.
1898 re-engined by Hawthorns & Co - 235ihp
Laid up 1914-1922

Broken up near Loch Awe Pier
A & O Stathatos, Braila

Glasgow Herald (23/5/1883) has ΣΦΗΞ ("Sphex" = Wasp)

Greek/Danube list 1894 has tug ΣΦῚΓΞ ("Sphinx") of 40hp owned by Othon Stathatos (not listed 1900) - same vessel?

Strong, Scott and Co, Bute Docks Cardiff

Foundered 8 miles N/W of Godrevy Light, Cornwall. Cardiff to Rouen with coal, Master H Dixon. Crew saved.
Walter Heald, Manchester
31/03/1884 N J Robinson
06/1884 Cia Naviera de Filipinas, Manila - Spanish flag
1930 Osorio Steamship Co, Manila - USA flag
by1931 Cebu Navigation Co, Cebu - USA flag
1941 Ramon Abiotiz, Cebu.
19xx Ynchausti Steamship Co, Manila.

James Donald, Paisley
29/04/1884 John Donald, Batavia
22/10/1884 Dutch Co. Fishery - mng A V Verkouteren, Batavia.
5/1884 used for experiments off Greenock with use of high-powered underwater lights to assist fishing.
5/1884 sailed Clyde for Batavier, Dutch East Indies
by26/7/1884 arrived Port Said after repairs at Malta

Marine Engineer 1884 and Lloyd's list 28/4/1884 had name as TILLEY

Donald B Macdonald, Fort William Distillery
01/11/1891 Owner died
11/1891 Jessie M. Carmichael or McDonald, John & Archibald McDonald (distillers).
03/1896 Hugh Wallace, Liverpool - mng Wallace Bros Ltd, Dublin
1896 Edward Betson, Dublin - reg Dublin
5/1897 McCausland, Portaferry
1905 Clyde Salvage Co Ltd, Glasgow - reg Glasgow
190x Tilton's Trading Steamers Ltd - mng Walter G Tilton, Bristol
191x Henry Haagensen, Grimsby
191x G Couper
Grain carrier
1890 208grt 108nrt
1896 236grt 74nrt
2/12/1896 sank near Poolbeg Lighhouse after taking water crossing Dublin Bay Bar (inbound from Garston); three of her crew drowned
31/1/1897 raised and beached by salvors McCausland, Portaferry
28/4/1897 auctioned in damaged state, lying in Ringsend Drydock, Dublin and purchased by salvors
1905 rebuilt after stranding in Kyle of Lochalsh
Stranded ¼ mile east of Whitby Pier, Yorkshire (Tyne Dock for Calais, coke). Crew of 8 rescued.
??, Manila

Sternwheel passenger steamer

V. Casares & Sons, Buenos Aires.
pre 1898 Nicolas Mihanovich, Buenos Aires.

River Plate trade

N. Mihanovich, Buenos Aires.

For River Plate trade.

James Donald Jr & William Donald, Abbey Works
1886 ??, France

N. McLean & Co, Buenos Aires

Wm & J. Donald, Glasgow
9/9/1889 Guillermo S Parfitt, London - reg Glasgow (1st)
1900 ??, Argentina
by1910 Saturnino J Undue, Buenos Aires

By 1909 in Buenos Aires & lengthened (39tm).

Lloyd's Register 1921 in error gives Yd 77 to the 1879 HIRONDELLE ex KELBURNE

Lengthened 6.5 ft in Buenos Aires by A. Gardella & Co.B.A.
1910 LRofY 73.5 ft. GENERAL TAJOS
Edward John Macadam, Pembroke Dock
1887 McAdam & Evans, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
12/07/1887 trials.


Reported sailed 7/1887 to Brazil for towing vessels over the bar at Rio Grande do Sul.

British register closed 9/1887 as "sold to Uruguay"

McAdam & Evans, Rio Grande do Sul

27/9/1887 trials, 12mph
18/10/1887 at Madeira on delivery voyage; 13/11 arrived Rio de Janeiro
by 2/1888 arrived Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Possibly destined for Maranhão, a state in Brazil. DRYSDALE
N. McLean, Buenos Aires.
1xxx Cia Navegación a Vapor Nicolas Mihanovich SA, Buenos Aires
1909 The Argentine Navigation Co (Nicolas Mihanovich) Ltd, London
For mails, passengers and towing.
9/11/1887 sank in Albert Harbour, Greenock while coaling for delivery voyage; later raised.

N. McLean & Co (Neil McLaren & Co?), Buenos Aires
1923 The Argentine Navigation Co Ltd, Buenos Aires
1930 Compañía Argentina de Navegación Mihánovich (Dodero), Buenos Aires
1942 Compañía Argentina de Navegación Dodero, Buenos Aires
1949 Flota Argentina de Navegación Fluvial, Buenos Aires

"For towing ships over the bar at Rio Grande du Sul" [Glasgow Herald], but probably incorrect as in Brazil

19xx 139grt 71net 95.9 x 18.5 x 9.3ft

192x reengined Triple-expansion T3cy 302ihp

1890 Royal Indian Marine
1892 Royal Navy
Gurkha RIM TB 7. Baluchi Group. Ordered by the India Office
Never delivered and was taken over by the RN in 1892

Sold to Stanlee Shipbreaking, Dover for breaking up
see: SAMA
Jacob Christensen, Bergen
1898 P G Pettersen, Bergen
1906 Jacob Kuhnle Jr., Bergen
1908 A W Rove, Philadelphia
1910 A/S Oregon - S L Christie, Bergen
1915 A. Olsen, New York
1916 A/S Noitral - F Bryde & Co., Christiania
1917 SS Co. Oregon - K S Bartholdy, Copenhegen
1921 Julio Pinto Ltda., Lisbon

Built for West Indian fruit trade.

1908 grounded at Castle Island, Bahamas. Condemned and sold to A. W. Rove of Philadelphia

Wrecked 76m south of Cape Lopez (São Tomé for Saint Antoine).
J Warnock.

Built on spec.

Northern Steamship Co Ltd, Auckland NZ.

Broken up at Auckland.
H McIntyre

86 - 90 Barges

H McIntyre

H McIntyre

H McIntyre

H McIntyre

J Young

J. Young

Bell & Harker, London for foreign owners

Bell & Harker, London for foreign owners

Bell & Harker, London for foreign owners