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Rob Roy

 

Builder Swan Kelvin Dock
Official Nr 76761
Yard Nr  
Launched 1877
Delivered
Length 64.8 ft
Beam 17.7ft
Gross 77 tons
Deadweight 46 tons
Engine 2 cyl steam compound?

Built for the James Gardner of Ballachulish.

On 24th November 1883 when owned by R. Moughtin of Douglas IoM, she stranded on the Carr Rocks off the Fife coast when on passage from Greenock to Perth with a general cargo. One of her five crew was lost.