Assurance 1899 - Admiralty Tug

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Assurance 1899 - Admiralty Tug

Post by Woody » Sat Dec 18, 2010 2:48 pm

Assurance
Admiralty Dockyard Tug, Enterprise Class
One of a class of three built by MacArthur. The others being Enterprise and Adventure.
Launched by J MacArthur & Co, Paisley, Yard No 126, on 18/12/1899, and sold 31/1/1923 to Carriden Ship Breaking Co
306t displacement
110ft x 22ft
Engines by Bow McLachlan & Co, Paisley
Twin screw, 2 x T3cy, 46nhp, 480ihp, giving 10.5knots

1899 delivered to the Admiralty

Image from George Robinson and TugTalk
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