ts DUCHESS OF MONTROSE

ts DUCHESS OF MONTROSE
built by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton,
Yard No 1245
Engines by Wm Denny
Last Name: DUCHESS OF MONTROSE
Port of Registry: Glasgow
Propulsion: 3 turbines - converted to oil burning in 1956
Launched: Saturday, 10/05/1930
Built: 1930
Ship Type: Passenger Vessel
Ship's Role: Mainly cruises
Tonnage: 806 grt - later 794
Length: 262 feet
Breadth: 32 feet
Draught: 7 feet
Owner History:
Caledonian Steam Packet Company
Status: Scrapped - 1965 at Ghent

Remarks: The first one
class vessel on the Clyde.
Laid up Albert harbour 31st August 1964 after her last cruise the previous day
Photo by Ian Montgomery
Previous update by Bruce Biddulph

Last updated: by Paul Strathdee from the original records by Stuart Cameron




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