ps MOUNT ETNA
built by R Chambers Dumbarton,
Yard No 8 Engines by Rankin & Blackmore, Greenock
Last Name: CARRON (1888)
FLYING EAGLE (1887)
Propulsion: C2Cyl 98nhp paddle
Launched: Thursday, 26/02/1880
Ship Type: Paddle tug
Tonnage: 232 grt, 72 nrt
Length: 139.6 feet
Breadth: 22.0 feet
Depth: 11.4 feet
Robert Seaton, Cork.
1882 The Queenstown Towing Co Ltd, Queenstown.
1886 Clyde Shipping Co, Glasgow
Status: Scrapped - 1923
1880 Completed May.
11/05/1880 Registered Cork.
1923: Sold at Gibraltar, probably for breaking up.
Previous update by David Asprey
Photo supplied by J Ward McQuaid shows vessel as HMT Carron.
Last updated: by Bruce Allan from the original records by Stuart Cameron
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