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Name Official number Flag IMO
BALBIRNIE  28755  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1861     
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Train  Iron Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
S & H Morton & Co., Leith    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
533 grt / 357 nrt / 199.6 ft  40.4 ft  8.9 ft   
Engine builder Hugh Morton & Co., Leith
Engine detail
Diag. 4cyl (43 x 42in), 200hp, paddles 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Edinburgh, Perth & Dundee Railway Company, Leith  Leith  17/07/1861 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1862 North British Railway Company, Leith.
1875 registered at Granton
1892 Register closed 
Vessel history
Granton to Burntisland train ferry (prior to the completion of the Forth Railway Bridge) 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1891  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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