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Scout (2)

 

Builder MacGregor Kirkintilloch
Official Nr 115714
Yard Nr  
Launched 17/7/1902
Delivered
Length 66.2 ft
Beam 18.1 ft
Gross 97 tons
Nett 30 tons
Engine 2 cyl steam compound?

Built for Coasting Steamships Ltd.

On 7th July 1905, exactly three years to the day since her launch, Scout stranded on the North coast of Jura while transiting the notorious whirlpool in the Gulf of Corryvreckan She was under the command of a Capt. Kaartsteker. Declared a total loss.