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Name Official number Flag IMO
BRILLIANT    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1821  02/06/1821   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
James Lang, Dumbarton    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
159 grt /  / 258 bm 102' 2"  20' 6"     
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
80hp 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Leith & Aberdeen Steam Yacht Co, Leith  Leith   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1825 Aberdeen, Leith & Clyde Shipping Co, Aberdeen 
Vessel history
Initially serving ports between Leith and Inverness. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1839  Wrecked 12/12/1839 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked on North Pier, Aberdeen, and hull destroyed by fire.
Passengers and crew rescued but unfortunately, prior to the wreck the Commander, Captain Wade, was drowned when he was thrown overboard from the quarter-deck by a heavy sea. 
 

 



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