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by Jim Anderson
Thu May 02, 2013 9:55 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Harold SV 1888 - Robert Duncan & Co
Replies: 1
Views: 361

Re: Harold SV 1888 - Robert Duncan & Co

First Owner completed 5.1888 for W. A. Stephens, London 1,376 grt 1,299 nrt 240.0 x 36.5 x 21.3ft depth Official Number 95419 by 1890 T. Stephens & Sons, London 1906 J. B. Walmsley & Co., Liverpool 21.7.1917 torpedoed & sunk by "U-66" 65nm northwest of Tory Island, Ireland o/v Liverpool-Santos, Braz...
by Jim Anderson
Thu May 02, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Dunfion SV 1894 - Russell & Co
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: Dunfion SV 1894 - Russell & Co

First Owner James Dunn & Sons, Glasgow
Dimensions 246.2 x 37.5 x 22.6ft depth
Official Number 104551
1900 "Undine" Wachsmuth & Krogmann, Hamburg, Germany
23.4.1910 dismasted & towed into Durban, condemned and hulked
1911 out of register
by Jim Anderson
Thu May 02, 2013 9:34 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Brighton Queen
Replies: 2
Views: 639

Re: Brighton Queen

Dimensions 240.5 x 28.1 x 9.4ft depth
Engines Paddle C 2cyl diagonal 273nhp = 18kts by builder
Official No. 102510
by Jim Anderson
Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:47 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: OCTOPUS 1904 - Simons
Replies: 5
Views: 691

Re: OCTOPUS 1904 - Simons

Thanks for the above information
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:21 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Clan MacLaren SS 1899 - Alexander Stephen & Sons
Replies: 1
Views: 336

Re: Clan MacLaren SS 1899 - Alexander Stephen & Sons

Sorry don't know about the photograph
Engines 1 shaft T 3cyl 313nhp by builder
Official Number 111188
Japanese owners port of registry Shinagawa
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:16 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Lisboa SS 1910 - D & W Henderson Ltd
Replies: 1
Views: 357

Re: Lisboa SS 1910 - D & W Henderson Ltd

Engines 2 shaft T 3cyl 947nhp by builder
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: OCTOPUS 1904 - Simons
Replies: 5
Views: 691

Re: OCTOPUS 1904 - Simons

Simons built another earlier dredger called "Octopus" Simons & Co., London Works, Renfrew yard number 325 Launched 21.08.1895 for the Natal Government, Port Natal, South Africa Type suction hopper dredger 969grt 210.0 x 36.6 x 14.6ft depth 2 shaft T 3cyl 163nhp by builder Steel construction Official...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 27, 2013 9:47 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Glenelvan SV 1895 - A Rodger & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Re: Glenelvan SV 1895 - A Rodger & Company

First Owner Sterling & Co., Port Glasgow Dimensions 265.4 x 40.1 x 23.1ft depth 1908 "Gluckstadt" Eugene Cellier, Hamburg, Germany 1921 French Government, France 1922 "Landkirchen" Schroder, Holken & Fischer, Hamburg 1924 Robert E Loesener & Co. Ltd., Hamburg 1925 "Guarneri" E. Guarneri, Genoa, Italy
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 20, 2013 10:29 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: W.103 1946 - Hopper Barge
Replies: 1
Views: 351

Re: W.103 1946 - Hopper Barge

1963 Ministry of Public Buildings & Works
1968 broken up
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 20, 2013 10:11 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: ORKANGER 1955: Lithgow, Port Glasgow
Replies: 2
Views: 395

Re: ORKANGER 1955: Lithgow, Port Glasgow

Lithgows Ltd., Port Glasgow yard no 1082
Launched 11.11.1954
11,817grt 545.0 x 72.4 x 29.1ft draught
1 shaft diesel 2 S.C.S.A. 6,400bhp = 14.5kts by Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock machy aft
1968 "Bayete" S.O.N.A.P. Maritima Ltda., Lourenco Marques, Portuguese East Africa
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 20, 2013 10:01 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Earl Cadogan SV 1892 - Russell & Co
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Re: Earl Cadogan SV 1892 - Russell & Co

First Owner Lloyd, Lowe & Co., London
1,434grt 237.3 x 36.1 x 21.7ft depth
Official No. 99091
6.1892 completed
by 1894 F. M. Tucker, London
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 20, 2013 9:55 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Inverclyde SV 1898 - Russell & Co
Replies: 2
Views: 395

Re: Inverclyde SV 1898 - Russell & Co

Dimensions 245.6 x 37.5 x 22.5ft depth
Official No.108654
1920 Rederiakt Aura (J. Tengstrom mgr.), Turku, Finland
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 20, 2013 9:50 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Carbonne SS 1900 -
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: Carbonne SS 1900 -

GARONNE 13.04.1900 launched by Carmichael & MacLean & Co., Cartsdyke West, Greenock yard no 29 5.1900 completed by Russell & Co., Port Glasgow yard no 466 for D/S Garonne (Fearnley & Eger mgrs.), Oslo, Norway 1912 "Kul" A/S Kistransport (Thv. Halvorsen mgrs.), Bergen 1917 The Shipping Controller (Co...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 20, 2013 9:32 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Empire Crusoe SS 1945 - Ailsa Shipbuilding Company
Replies: 2
Views: 451

Re: Empire Crusoe SS 1945 - Ailsa Shipbuilding Company

Dimensions 315.4 x 46.5 x 23.0ft depth
Engines 1 shaft T 3cyl 268nhp by builder
1956 "Maria Luisa" Socoa Shipping Co. Ltd. (Ramon de la Sota & Co.mgrs.), Monrovia, Liberia
1963 "Santa Kyriaki" Nereid Cia Maritime S. A., Monrovia, Liberia
by Jim Anderson
Thu Apr 18, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Dunkeld SS 1878 - Robert Napier
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Re: Dubkeld SS 1878 - Robert Napier

00.08.1878 (sorry no day of launch)
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:33 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Josefa SV 1872 - Alexander Stephen & Sons
Replies: 1
Views: 272

Re: Josefa SV 1872 - Alexander Stephen & Sons

dimensions 178.1 x 32.2 x 19.8ft depth
iron construction
1908 dismasted off Lord Howe Island & towed to Port Hunter
after 1908 hulked at Townsville
01.09.1924 scuttled off Townsville in position 19.14' S 146.01' E
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Dumbarton Rock SV 1890 - Russell & Co
Replies: 1
Views: 410

Re: Dumbarton Rock SV 1890 - Russell & Co

dimensions 260.7 x 38.2 x 23.0ft depth official number 97627 1894 ? damaged by fire 1894 "Lika" H. Buemester, Hamburg, Germany 1910 A/S Lika (C. A. Olsen mgr.), Tvedestrand, Norway 1915 "Hamingja" E. Knutsen, Lillesand, Norway 1916 Christianssand Shipping Co. Ltd., Christiansand, Norway 1918 "Lyngo"...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:06 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Empire Crusoe SS 1945 - Ailsa Shipbuilding Company
Replies: 2
Views: 451

Re: Empire Crusoe SS 1945 - Ailsa Shipbuilding Company

Ministry of War Transport, Troon Official Number 169268 1946 "Greenland" Currie Line Ltd., Leith 1955 "Herminge" Constants Ltd., Cardiff 1956 "Maria Luisa" Socoa Shipping Co. Ltd., France 1963 "Santa Kyriaki" Nereide Cia Maritime S. A., Panama 24.11.1965 ran aground at Ijmuiden, Netherlands 08.03.19...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 13, 2013 9:49 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Cape Sable SV 1874 - T Wingate & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Re: Cape Sable SV 1874 - T Wingate & Company

00.12.1874 (sorry no day of launch)
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 06, 2013 10:08 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: GUINNESS 1931: Ailsa Troon
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Re: GUINNESS 1931: Ailsa Troon

"GUINNESS" Ailsa S. B. Co. Ltd., Troon yard no 417 launched 19.03.1931 for A. Guinness,Son & Co. Ltd., London 5.1931 completed Cargo 1,151grt 556nrt 211.8 x 34.4 x 16.6ft depth 1 shaft T 3cyl 194hp by builder machy aft Steel construction Official No. 162577 sorry no further details
by Jim Anderson
Sat Apr 06, 2013 9:55 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Gilroy SV 1875 - John Elder & Co
Replies: 2
Views: 343

Re: Gilroy SV 1875 - John Elder & Co

1905 "Dybvaag" A/S Dybvaag,Risor, Norway
by Jim Anderson
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Rollicker 1919 HMS - Naval Tug
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Re: Rollicker 1919 HMS - Naval Tug

2 shaft T 3cyl (6 in all)
Naval No. W 00
Commercial Official No. 143163
by Jim Anderson
Wed Mar 27, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Countess of Derby SV 1877 - Birrell Stenhouse & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 340

Re: Countess of Derby SV 1877 - Birrell Stenhouse & Company

Launched 00.04.1877 (sorry no exact day) 775grt 186.8 x 31.0 x 18.6ft depth Iron construction Official No. 75204 1877 completed for J. Allison & Co., Dundee 1894 J. B. Law, Dundee 1895 "Ingrid" A/S Ingrid (Carl Brynjulfsen mgr.), Tvedestrand, Norway 1908 A/S Ingrid (Carl Beth mgr.), Tvedestrand 1912...
by Jim Anderson
Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:17 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Thambyadine PS 1879 - Irrawaddy Flottila & Burmese Steam
Replies: 1
Views: 284

Re: Thmbyadine PS 1879 - Irrawaddy Flottila & Burmese Steam

"THAMBYADINE"
Wm. Denny & Bros., Dumbarton yard no. 228
shipped 11.1879 (for re-erection in Burma)
Irrawaddy Flotila Co., Glasgow
Paddle Steamer (cargo)
235grt 148nrt
160.2 x 24.0 x 7.7ft depth
Paddle C 2cyl diagonal 90hp by builder
Steel Construction Official No. 82251
1924 broken up
by Jim Anderson
Thu Mar 21, 2013 2:48 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Hampshire SV 1870 - Robert Steele & Company
Replies: 2
Views: 263

Re: Hampshire SV 1870 - Robert Steele & Company

Composite construction (iron frames wooden planks)
1887 same owner
by 1889 Macbeth & Gray, Liverpool
9.1889 posted missing
by Jim Anderson
Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Hampshire SV 1870 - Robert Steele & Company
Replies: 2
Views: 263

Re: Hampshire SV 1870 - Robert Steele & Company

Composite Construction
1883 J. Hossack Snr., Liverpool
by Jim Anderson
Sat Feb 09, 2013 9:49 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Grania SS 1934 - Ayrshire Dockyard
Replies: 2
Views: 315

Re: Grania SS 1934 - Ayrshire Dockyard

Official Number 146413
by Jim Anderson
Wed Feb 06, 2013 2:37 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: St Just 1919 HMS - Rescue Tug
Replies: 1
Views: 384

Re: St Just 1919 HMS - Rescue Tug

Sorry no launch date
official number 142782
by Jim Anderson
Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:15 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Dolius MV 1924 - Scotts
Replies: 1
Views: 220

Re: Dolius MV 1924 - Scotts

official number 147247
dimensions 407.0 x 52.2 x 28.4ft depth
engines 2 shaft Scott-Still engines (combined steam & oil engine) 2 S.C.D.A. 8cyl + 2 regenerators 748nhp by builder
by Jim Anderson
Thu Jan 24, 2013 2:41 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Triona SS 1931 - Harland & Wolff Ltd Govan
Replies: 2
Views: 289

Re: Triona SS 1931 - Harland & Wolff Ltd Govan

I seem to remember postage stamps from some of these islands showing them moored to a dolphin ( a platfom not the mammal)
Nauru Island 00.31' S 166.56' E
Ocean Island now named Banaba 00.45' S 169.50' E
by Jim Anderson
Wed Jan 23, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Triona SS 1931 - Harland & Wolff Ltd Govan
Replies: 2
Views: 289

Re: Triona SS 1931 - Harland & Wolff Ltd Govan

engines 1 shaft T 3cyl 534nhp by J. G. Kincaid Ltd., Greenock
official number 162559
ex "Troad"
I think the unusual clipper type bow was for mooring at Nauru Island whilst loading phosphates
by Jim Anderson
Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:53 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: BARPETA 1960: Harland and Wolff, Govan
Replies: 3
Views: 526

Re: BARPETA 1960: Harland and Wolff, Govan

1980 "Spijkenisse" Sea Faith Navigation Ltd., Panama
by Jim Anderson
Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: BANKURA 1959; Harland and Wolff Govan
Replies: 1
Views: 211

Re: BANKURA 1959; Harland and Wolff Govan

1971 "Mahabharat" South East Asia Shipping Co. Ltd., Bombay, India
1980 "Cherry Singa" Lion Shipping Co. Ltd., Singapore
by Jim Anderson
Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:41 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Ionian SS 1901 - Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co
Replies: 4
Views: 441

Re: Ionian SS 1901 - Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co

"IONIAN" Grangemouth Dockyard Co., Cartsdyke Yard Greenock yard number 213 launched 16.01.1901 owners Hawthorn Bros. & Co., London Cargo 869grt 185.4 x 31.2 x 13.9ft depth 1 shaft T 3cyl 98nhp by Lidgerwood, Glasgow (should it be Coatbridge ?) Steel official number 112815 2.1901 completed 1905 "Albe...
by Jim Anderson
Mon Jan 21, 2013 10:28 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: LANGLEECLYDE 1950 Blythswood Shipbuilding Company, Scotstoun
Replies: 5
Views: 2388

Re: LANGLEECLYDE 1950 Blythswood Shipbuilding Company, Scots

1975 "Wan Fu" Wan Fu S.S. Co. S.A., Panama
British official number 184270
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 19, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: KOYAN 1952 - Lithgows
Replies: 3
Views: 380

Re: KOYAN 1952 - Lithgows

1966 "Audacity" Puntamar S.A., Panama
British official number 184978
engines 1 shaft B & W diesel 4 S.C.S.A. 6cyl 3,300bhp = 12kts by J. G. Kincaid, Greenock
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 19, 2013 1:56 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: LANGLEECLYDE 1950 Blythswood Shipbuilding Company, Scotstoun
Replies: 5
Views: 2388

Re: LANGLEECLYDE 1950 Blythswood Shipbuilding Company, Scots

1968 "Spalmatori Seaman" Marvigia Cia Nav. S. A., Piraeus, Greece
"Wan Fu" Wan Fu S. S. Co. S.A., Panama
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 19, 2013 1:52 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Glennevis SS 1917 - Ayrshire Dockyard
Replies: 1
Views: 294

Re: Glennevis SS 1917 - Ayrshire Dockyard

launch date 02.03.1917
completed 05.1917
by Jim Anderson
Fri Jan 18, 2013 3:23 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Ionian SS 1901 - Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co
Replies: 4
Views: 441

Re: Ionian SS 1901 - Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co

Thanks Woody She is the Workman Clark's "Ionian" Allan Line also built in 1901 8,268grt and sunk by a mine in 1917 Could you please remove the photographs only as i have some information about the Greenock built "Ionian" It's not quite complete yet and i have to check some missing bits I hope to put...
by Jim Anderson
Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:56 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Ionian SS 1901 - Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co
Replies: 4
Views: 441

Re: Ionian SS 1901 - Greenock & Grangemouth Dockyard Co

Are these the right photographs to to go with the Clydesite information ?
They seem to show a deep sea ship of a lot more than 869grt (an Allan Line vessel perhaps ?)
by Jim Anderson
Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Crocodile 1897 - Lifting Craft
Replies: 1
Views: 405

Re: Crocodile 1897 - Lifting Craft

"Crocodile" yard number 421 launched 02.11.1897 official number 108269
one of six similar hopper barges built for Joseph Constant, London
by Jim Anderson
Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:37 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: COCHRANE 1923 - John Brown
Replies: 3
Views: 310

Re: COCHRANE 1923 - John Brown

the World Ship Society yard list for Harland & Wolff shows the launch date as 28.12.1920 but their list for John Brown's Clydebank shows the launch date as 28.12.1922 the latter date seems more likely as she was completed in 3.1923 John Brown's owned a large part of Harland & Wolff and orders were c...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:56 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: COCHRANE 1923 - John Brown
Replies: 3
Views: 310

Re: COCHRANE 1923 - John Brown

launched 28.12.1920 owner British & African S. N. Co. Ltd. (Elder Dempster & Co. mgrs), Liverpool cargo (8 passengers) 7,203 grt 454.8 x 59.2 x 31.1ft depth 1 shaft turbines (3) 667nhp = 12kts by builder official number 146705 built at Clydebank on behalf of Harland & Wolff 3.1923 completed 1947 con...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:44 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: FAITHFUL 1957: Yarrow, Scotstoun
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Re: FAITHFUL 1957: Yarrow, Scotstoun

21.4.1983 sunk as a missile target off Gibraltar
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:41 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Berty 1914 - Dockyard Tug
Replies: 3
Views: 1200

Re: Berty 1914 - Dockyard Tug

official number 136193
1923 "Activo" Rau & Santos, Lisbon, Portugal
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Anonity
Replies: 1
Views: 442

Re: Anonity

launched 30.04.1945 owner Ministry of War Transport (Anglo Saxon Petroleum Co. mgrs.), London 890grt 379nrt 900dwt 201.0 x 32.0 x 13.0ft draught 1 shaft diesel 2 S.C.S.A. 4cyl = 9kts by British Polar, Glasgow machy aft official number 169447 8.1945 completed 1947 "Anonity" F. T. Everard & Sons Ltd.,...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:12 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Leighton MV 1921 - A McMillan & Son
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Re: Leighton MV 1921 - A McMillan & Son

engines 2 shaft diesel 4 S.C.S.A. 12cyl 3,000bhp = 10.5kts by Harland & Wolff, Glasgow official number 145877 28.8.1946 sold to Smith & Houston Ltd., Port Glasgow to break up, but requisioned by the Admiralty 9.8.1947 loaded with poision gas bombs and scuttled in the North Atlantic 100nm north west ...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:04 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Caledonian Monarch SS 1928 - Napier & Miller
Replies: 1
Views: 253

Re: Caledonian Monarch SS 1928 - Napier & Miller

official number 160195
22.1.1942 torpedoed and sunk by "U-588" off the Isle of Lewis in approx position 58N 07W
o/v Halifax - London with wheat
all 41 lost
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 05, 2013 11:35 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Vasna 1917 HMHS - Hospital Ship
Replies: 1
Views: 705

Re: Vasna 1917 HMHS - Hospital Ship

sorry no exact date but during 1st quarter of 1917
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 05, 2013 11:25 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Ben Voirlich SV 1873 - Barclay Curle & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 508

Re: Ben Voirlich SV 1873 - Barclay Curle & Company

255.6 x 37.1 x 21.8ft depth
official number 68067
1890 E. Burchard & Co., Rostock, Germany (same name)
1904 "Cognati" G. Mortola fu G. B., Genoa, Italy
1909 G. B. Bertorello Bros., Genoa (may be the ship breakers)
08.1909 broken up

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