SS Clansman [II]


Description

This iron screw steamer was built by J and G Thomson in 1870 for David Hutcheson and Co. It replaced SS Clansman [I] which was wrecked off the island of Sanda in 1869. She operated on the Glasgow to Stornoway route.

She was disposed of in 1910 and broken up at William Reed, Tynemouth.


Tags

Screw steamer


Dates

  /  /1870SS Clansman [II]
Built by J and G Thomson for David Hutcheson and Co. She operated on the Glasgow to Stornoway route.
08/12/1897Mallaig Extension (West Highland Railway)
In poor weather, the SS Clansman [II] arrived at Mallaig carrying 2,200 navvies for the railway^s construction. (Some possibly ex of the Kyle of Lochalsh Extension, opened 11/1897.
  /  /1904SS Clansman [II]
Electric lighting installed.
  /  /1910SS Clansman [II]
Broken up at William Reed, Tynemouth.