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Starlight (2)

 

Builder Ferguson Port Glasgow
Official Nr 165221
Yard Nr
Launched 12/1/1937
Delivered
Length 66.5 ft
Beam 18.3 ft
Gross 91 tons
Nett 41 tons
Engine 2 Cyl Steam Compound

Built for and operated by Ross & Marshall throughout her working life. She was eventually scrapped at Bowling in 1967.

The photograph below shows her in the guise of "Vital Spark" for her starring role in the BBC's 1966 re-make of Neil Munro's classic tales of puffer life

Photograph is courtesy of and copyright |Mike Ridgard