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Oberon

 

Builder Scotts Bowling
Official Nr 111200
Yard Nr 136
Launched 29/5/1899
Delivered  
Length 66.4 ft
Beam 18.3ft
Gross 91 tons
Nett 39 tons
Engine 2 Cyl Steam Compound

Built for and owned by Munro J.Scott & James Finlay, Glasgow. In 1903 she was sold on to the Glasgow Steam Coasters Ltd and in 1912 moved east in the ownership of Henry & MacGregor, Leith.

It was back west in 1919 with Laighbrannock S.S. Co., Glasgow,  then to Dundee owners J Barlow in 1931 before ending her career with Alex. McNeil of Greenock in 1940.with whom she sailed until being broken up at Port Glasgow in 1953 by Smith & Houston.

The photograph is undated and no location is given

 

 

Photograph courtesy of the Roy Cressey Collection