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by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 05, 2013 11:18 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: City of York SV 1869 - Randolph Elder & Co
Replies: 1
Views: 324

Re: City of York SV 1869 - Randolph Elder & Co

launched during September 1869
sorry date not known
by Jim Anderson
Sat Jan 05, 2013 11:16 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Aberdeen SS 1881 - Robert Napier
Replies: 2
Views: 541

Re: Aberdeen SS 1881 - Robert Napier

launch date 01.12.1881
by Jim Anderson
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: BRITISH KESTREL 1962; William Hamilton, Port Glasgow
Replies: 1
Views: 368

Re: BRITISH KESTREL 1962; William Hamilton, Port Glasgow

1976 "Sunjiang" Peninsular Shipping Co. Ltd. (Ocean Tramping Co. mgrs.), Hong Kong
1983 broken up at Shanghai, China
by Jim Anderson
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Joseph Connell 1918 HMS - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 324

Re: Joseph Connell 1918 HMS - Admiralty Trawler

engine builder Gauldie & Gillespie Ltd., Glasgow
official number 144308
by Jim Anderson
Wed Dec 12, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Biggal 1944 HMS - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 473

Re: Biggal 1944 HMS - Admiralty Trawler

1947 "Winston Spencer Churchill" N.V. Oostendsche Reederij, Ostend, Belgium, converted to a mercantile trawler
1950 "Frankfurt-Main" Reed. Sieberg & Co., Bremerhaven, Germany
1960 Leth & Co. Ltd., Bremerhaven
21.02.1961 arrived at Eisen u Metall Ltd., Hamburg to break up
by Jim Anderson
Wed Dec 12, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Brenda SV 1891 - Barclay Curle & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Re: Brenda SV 1891 - Barclay Curle & Company

2,122grt 227.0 x 41.0 x 24.0ft depth
Steel
official number 98316
first owner Brenda Ship Co. Ltd. (Ferguson & Letham mgrs.), Greenock
1895 BRENDA Ship Co. Ltd. (James Rae mgr.), Greenock
by Jim Anderson
Wed Dec 05, 2012 3:16 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Bayano 1917 HMS - Commissioned Escort Ship
Replies: 1
Views: 1703

Re: Bayano 1917 HMS - Commissioned Escort Ship

sorry no launch date given
official number 141870
engines 2 shaft T 3cyl 622nhp by builder
by Jim Anderson
Sat Dec 01, 2012 2:33 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: BLAIRDEVON 1925 - Napier & Miller
Replies: 2
Views: 358

Re: BLAIRDEVON 1925 - Napier & Miller

1959 "Dorothea" Pan Oceanic Navigation Co. S. A. (Pandelis John Angouras mgr.), Piraeus, Greece
by Jim Anderson
Wed Nov 28, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: MacCallum More SV 1873 - Robert Duncan & Co
Replies: 1
Views: 404

Re: MacCallum More SV 1873 - Robert Duncan & Co

first owner Ship Company John Potter et al., London 1,740grt 265.3 x 39.5 x 23.4ft depth official number 68504 12.1873 completed by 1876 J. C. Campbell & Co., London 1901 "Anemone" C. F. A. Flugge, Hamburg, Germany 1905 "Hero" A/S Hero (Carl Bech & Co. mgrs.) Tvedestrand, Norway 1912 A/S Westfallen ...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Nov 24, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: James Curry 1917 HMS - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 301

Re: James Curry 1917 HMS - Admiralty Trawler

1921 "Ady" Pecheries a Vap. S.A., (J. Bauwens mgr.) Ostend, Belgium
1931 "Genevieve" L' Etienne-Delpierre et Cie, Boulogne, France
W.W.2 requisioned
1945 returned same owner
1952 same owner
1953 out of register
Engine Builder Ross & Duncan Ltd., Glasgow
by Jim Anderson
Sat Nov 17, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: 'Ow's about this then.......
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Re: 'Ow's about this then.......

M S C No 51 ("Jimmy Savile") Ferguson Brothers (British Shipbuilders) Newark Yard Port Glasgow Yard No. 477 Launched 24.01.1978 for Manchester Ship Canal Co., Manchester Hopper Barge 340 grt 278 nrt 130.0 x 30.1 x 9.9ft depth Non Propelled Steel Official No. 364733 Launched by Jimmy Savile as part o...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Nov 17, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: HYALA 1955: Lithgow, Port Glasgow
Replies: 1
Views: 350

Re: HYALA 1955: Lithgow, Port Glasgow

Yard No 1081
Launched 16.11.1954 for Shell Bermuda (Overseas) Ltd., London
12,164 grt 6,961 nrt 18,656 dwt
555.9 x 69.5 29.10ft draught
1 shaft turbine (2) 8,250 shp = 14.5kts by David Rowan & Co Ltd., Glasgow machy aft
Official No. 186237
by Jim Anderson
Sat Nov 10, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Three of Grandfather's Ships
Replies: 10
Views: 1694

Re: Three of Grandfather's Ships

Thanks very much to all for the information on the "Lobos"
best Jim
by Jim Anderson
Thu Nov 08, 2012 3:10 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Three of Grandfather's Ships
Replies: 10
Views: 1694

Re: Three of Grandfather's Ships

On the "Lobos"
by Jim Anderson
Thu Nov 08, 2012 3:09 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Three of Grandfather's Ships
Replies: 10
Views: 1694

Re: Three of Grandfather's Ships

Do you know what the yards under the crosstrees on both masts are for ?
I notice she has a heavy weight derrick against the fore mast
Best Jim
by Jim Anderson
Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:32 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Peter Hall 1918 HMS - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 561

Re: Peter Hall 1918 HMS - Admiralty Trawler

Engines by Fawcett, Preston & Co. Ltd., Liverpool
Official No. 143948
by Jim Anderson
Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Changsha MV 1948 - Scotts
Replies: 3
Views: 608

Re: Changsha MV 1948 - Scotts

Owner China Navigation Co. Ltd. (J. S. Swire & Co. mgrs.), London
Official Number 191440
by Jim Anderson
Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Changsha MV 1948 - Scotts
Replies: 3
Views: 608

Re: Changsha MV 1948 - Scotts

1969 "Kota Panjang" Pacific International Lines, Singapore
by Jim Anderson
Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:12 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Darlington Court MV 1936 - Lithgows
Replies: 1
Views: 263

Re: Darlington Court MV 1936 - Lithgows

Owner Court Line Ltd. (Haldin & Phillips mgrs.), London Cargo 4,974grt 414.5 x 56.2 x 25.6ft depth 1 shaft diesel 4 S.C.S.A. 6cyl 490nhp = 13.5kts by J. G. Kincaid Ltd., Greenock Steel Official No. 164642 6.1936 completed 20.5.1941 torpedoed & sunk by "U-556" south of Cape Farewell, Greenland in pos...
by Jim Anderson
Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:58 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Heathfield SV 1894 - Russell & Co
Replies: 1
Views: 305

Re: Heathfield SV 1894 - Russell & Co

Owner J. A. Russell, Port Glasgow
1,643grt 245.6 x 37.5 x 22.5ft depth
Steel Official No. 102565
11.1894 completed
25.4.1917 sunk by "U-81" 53nm west by north of Eagle Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland in position 54.27' N 11.35' W
by Jim Anderson
Thu Oct 25, 2012 2:46 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: IRON CHIEFTAIN 1937: Lithgow, Port Glasgow
Replies: 1
Views: 308

Re: IRON CHIEFTAIN 1937: Lithgow, Port Glasgow

Lithgow & Co., Port Glasgow yard no. 903 launched 22.11.1937 for Broken Hill Pty. Co. Ltd., Melbourne Australia Steel Ore Carrier 4,812 grt 404.5 x 56.2 x 23.2ft depth 1 shaft Q 4cyl + exhaust turbine 553nhp by David Rowan & Co., Glasgow machy aft official number 159570 3.6.1942 torpedoed & sunk by ...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Pennywort 1941 HMS - Corvette
Replies: 1
Views: 307

Re: Pennywort 1941 HMS - Corvette

engines
1 shaft T 4cyl 2,750ihp = 16kts by J. & G. Kincaid Ltd., Greenock
by Jim Anderson
Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:24 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: ULOOLOO 1924: Wm Beardmore, Dalmuir
Replies: 3
Views: 595

Re: ULOOLOO 1924: Wm Beardmore, Dalmuir

1962 "Hankong"

sorry slipped fingers !!
by Jim Anderson
Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: ULOOLOO 1924: Wm Beardmore, Dalmuir
Replies: 3
Views: 595

Re: ULOOLOO 1924: Wm Beardmore, Dalmuir

"Uloolo" Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir yard no. 637 launched 09.10.1924 first owner Adelaide S. S. Co. Ltd., Sydney, Australia cargo 3,236 grt 343.5 x 46.6 x 23.0ft depth 1 shaft T 3cyl 443nhp = 11kts by builder machy aft Steel official number 152002 11.1924 completed 1957 "Clyde Breeze" Cambay Prin...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Glendoon SV 1894 - A Rodger & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 276

Re: Glendoon SV 1894 - A Rodger & Company

1901 Anglo American Oil Co. Ltd., London
1916 torpedoed & sunk by "U-69" 60nm south southwest of Bishops Rock in position 49.28' N 07.40' W
by Jim Anderson
Sat Oct 20, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: MacDiarmid SV 1883 - A McMillan & Son
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: MacDiarmid SV 1883 - A McMillan & Son

first owner John McMillan jnr., Glasgow
1,622 grt 255.3 x 38.2 x 22.6ft depth
Iron official number 87719
Named after Archibald Macdiarmid the builders head foreman shipwright
1901 G. C. Karran, Castletown, Isle of Man
1919 Flli Dufour, Genoa
by Jim Anderson
Sat Oct 20, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Belford SV 1894 -
Replies: 1
Views: 310

Re: Belford SV 1894 -

first owner Belford Ship Co. Ltd. (Briggs, Harvey & Co. mgrs), Glasgow 1,905 grt 267.0 x 40.1 x 23.6ft depth steel official number 104589 1907 J. Hardie & Co. mgrs. 1908 Ruthin Castle Ship Co. Ltd. (R. Thomas mgr.), Glasgow 3.2.1917 stopped & sunk by "U-45" 110nm west of Fastnet in position 50.34' N...
by Jim Anderson
Wed Sep 26, 2012 9:37 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: NURJEHAN 1963: Lithgow, Port Glasgow
Replies: 3
Views: 387

Re: NURJEHAN 1963: Lithgow, Port Glasgow

1977 "Ionnis" Unimed Shipping Inc., Piraeus, Greece
1982 "Dimitrios P Papastratis" Dafnopotamos Maritime Corp., Piraeus
by Jim Anderson
Mon Sep 24, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Bittern SS 1880 - H M McIntyre
Replies: 1
Views: 341

Re: Bittern SS 1880 - H M McIntyre

13.3ft depth
1 shaft C 2cyl 96hp by Hutson & Corbett, Glasgow
Iron
Official Number 80214
11.1880 completed
by Jim Anderson
Thu Sep 06, 2012 9:39 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Plym 1904 HMS - Requisitioned Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 310

Re: Plym 1904 HMS - Requisitioned Trawler

engines 1 shaft T 3cyl 45rhp by Lidgerwood, Glasgow
official number 118830
1919 Argo S.F. Co. Ltd. (T. Hudson mgr.), Hull same name
1919 D. Gamecho, San Sebastian, Spain same name
1920 Barandica y Cia., San Sebastian same name
1931 "Santa Cruze De Jove" Ramon Planell, San Sebastian
1932 wrecked
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Innisulva 1914 RFA - Water Carrier
Replies: 2
Views: 296

Re: Innisulva 1914 RFA - Water Carrier

ENGINES 1 SHAFT DIESEL 2 SCSA 4CYL 220IHP BY BEARDMORE, GLASGOW MACHINERY AFT
OFFICIAL NUMBER 136338
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: John Casewell 1917 HMS - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Re: John Casewell 1917 HMS - Admiralty Trawler

OFFICIAL NUMBER 144276
4.5.1920 OWNER H. FORD, PLYMOUTH
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Joseph Coates 1918 HMS - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 270

Re: Joseph Coates 1918 HMS - Admiralty Trawler

ENGINES BY ROSS & DUNCAN LTD., GLASGOW
OFFICIAL NUMBER 144700
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:12 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: St Keyne 1919 HMS - Rescue Tug
Replies: 1
Views: 268

Re: St Keyne 1919 HMS - Rescue Tug

OFFICIAL NUMBER 143779
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:08 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Fresco 1915 - Dockyard Tug
Replies: 1
Views: 600

Re: Fresco 1915 - Dockyard Tug

LAUNCH DATE 08.09.1914
OFFICIAL NUMBER 137433
3.1923 RENAMED "HANDMAID" OWNERS ADMIRALTY
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:01 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: William Gibbons 1918 - Admiralty Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 275

Re: William Gibbons 1918 - Admiralty Trawler

ENGINES BY PLENTY & CO., LTD., NEWBURY
OFFICIAL NUMBER 143901
1921 "NOORDZEE I" S. A. DE PECHERIES NOORDZEE (A. A. DE GRYSE MGR.), OSTEND, BELGIUM
12.1923 WRECKED SORRY DON'T NO WHERE !
by Jim Anderson
Wed Aug 29, 2012 9:47 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Illimani SV 1875 - Dobie & Company
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Re: Illimani SV 1875 - Dobie & Company

"ILLIMANI" DOBIE & CO., GOVAN, GLASGOW YARD NO 79 LAUNCHED 28.8.1875 FIRST OWNER W. B. JONES, SWANSEA 3 MASTED BARQUE (CARGO) 630GRT 174.0 X 29.2 X 17.4FT DEPTH IRON O.N. 70500 BY 1876 J. E. BURGESS, SWANSEA 1986 "BRETAGNE" H. HARMANGE, NANTES, FRANCE 1899 H. AUGER AINE, HAVRE, FRANCE 2ND QUARTER 19...
by Jim Anderson
Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Isleford 1912 - Armaments Stores Carrier
Replies: 1
Views: 329

Re: Isleford 1912 - Armaments Stores Carrier

original engine 1 shaft diesel 2 S.C.S.A. 4cyl 320bhp by Bolinder, Stockholm
by Jim Anderson
Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Lady Roberts 1901 - Submarine Mining Vessel
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Re: Lady Roberts 1901 - Submarine Mining Vessel

Lady Roberts 1930 sold for disposal
Janie Seddon Lloyd's Register 1956 shows owners Matueka Trawling Co. Ltd, Wellington, New Zealand, same name
by Jim Anderson
Sat Aug 25, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Despatch 1904 - Water Tank Vessel
Replies: 1
Views: 203

Re: Despatch 1904 - Water Tank Vessel

engines shown as 1 shaft T 3cyl (+ exhaust turbine ?) 300ihp
1946 "Despote" Soc. Nord Africaine, Brest, France, converted to a wine tanker.
by Jim Anderson
Sat Aug 25, 2012 10:04 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: River Lossie 1919 HMS - Requisitioned Trawler
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Re: River Lossie 1919 HMS - Requisitioned Trawler

1 shaft T 3cyl 430ihp = 10.5kts by builder; official no 144163; Strath Class; 1.1920 completed as a fishing vessel; 1920 "River Lossie" Montrose Fishing Co. Ltd., Montrose (M E 121); 1923 Consolidated Fisheries Ltd., Grimsby (G Y 279); 1935 J. W. Johnstone, Aberdeen (A 332); by 1937 G. Cormack, Aber...
by Jim Anderson
Sat Aug 25, 2012 9:33 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Sheelah 1902 - Hospital Ship
Replies: 2
Views: 1000

Re: Sheelah 1902 - Hospital Ship

Lloyd's Register of Yachts for 1936 shows the owner as Mrs. F. A. Sterling of Washington D. C., U.S.A

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