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Name Official number Flag IMO
SPIRIT OF THE TAY    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
2003  shipped 2003  incomplete 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Excursion  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd., Port Glasgow    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 111/115 ft       
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
Rebuilt steam engine (from a Grimsby trawler? ferry?) to be reconditioned by Great Northern Steam Co, Darlington 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Historic Boat Co Ltd (Loch Tay Steam Packet Co), Killin     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Intended for excursions on Loch Tay, from Kenmore, Perthshire.
Built in sections.
11/2003 taken by road to Dalferb for re-erection.
Subsequently stalled by disputes over welding between shipbuilder, owner and MCA.
2009 re-erection still incomplete and abandoned on loch-side.
5/2009 Historic Boat Co Ltd dissolved 
Remarks
Hull design based on ROB ROY (Alexander Denny 1855) of Loch Katrine. 
End year Fate / Status
  Abandoned  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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