PS Carham


Description

This vessel was built for the North British Steam Packet Company by A & J Inglis at the Pointhouse Shipbuilding Yard in 1864 to operate the Silloth to Dumfries and Annan service.

Named Carham for Carham Hall, associated with the North British Railway chairman Richard Hodgson.


Tags

Paddle steamer


Dates

  /  /1864North British Steam Packet Company
PS Carham built by A & J Inglis at the Pointhouse Shipbuilding Yard in to operate the Silloth to Dumfries and Annan service.
  /  /1869PS Carham
Relocated to the Clyde. Operated from Helensburgh Pier to piers on the Gare Loch and Dunoon (when the Dandie Dinmont [I] was unavailable).
  /09/1872PS Carham
Sold by the North British Steam Packet Company to the Dingwall and Skye Railway.
30/03/1880Dingwall and Skye Railway
PS Carham grounds off the island of Raasay.