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Name Official number Flag IMO
SOLWAY    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1841  21/05/1841  12/1841 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Wood Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
James McMillan, Greenock Dellingburn   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1870 grt / 1160 nrt / 213.6 ft  32.4 ft  29.6 ft   
Engine builder Scott, Sinclair & Co., Greenock
Engine detail
SL2cyl 400nhp 9kn  

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Mail Steam Packet Co, London  London  13/12/1841 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
[possibly built for Royal West Indian Mail Steam Navigation Co.] 
Vessel history
At launch, due to lack of water, she stuck on the mud but got off on the next tide with the aid of an extra steam tug.  
Remarks
100 passengers 
End year Fate / Status
1843  Wrecked 08/04/1843 
Disposal Detail
Lost on Baldargo Rocks, Sisargo, 20 miles west of Corunna. 35 lives lost.  
 

 



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