puffers & vics




Builder Hawthorn & Co., Leith
Official Nr 125499
Yard Nr
Launched 1909
Delivered 1909
Length 66.0 ft
Beam 18.0 ft
Gross 97 tons
Nett 43 tons
Engine 2 Cyl Steam Compound

Built for AF Henry & MacGregor Ltd of Leith.  Sold by them to Robert McKinley of Glasgow in 1921, who in turn sold her on to Angus Campbell of Glasgow in 1927.

In 1949 she passed into the hands of Mac Shipping Co Ltd., Glasgow. In 1950 she was sold to the British Iron & Steel Corporation and allocated to Smith & Houston of Port Glasgow for demolition.

The photograph below is undated. nor is the location given. I suppose that all we can deduce from it is that she at least once carried a cargo of scrap metal.

Photograph courtesy of the Roy Cressey Collection