Clyde steamers

Collection by James Stewart Mcnicoll

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Paddle steamers on the Clyde High Class- 1870 Dunoon Scotland, Glasgow Scotland, Edinburgh, Gorbals Glasgow, Paisley Scotland, Hms Victory, 2nd City, Old Boats, Seaside Resort

Broomielaw, Glasgow

A history of Glasgow Harbour and the Broomielaw, with photographs of the steamers, quaysides and buildings.

HMS "Energetic" built by John Brown Clydebank, Yard No 350 Last Name: Energetic Propulsion: Steam Paddle Launched: Thursday, Built: 1902 Ship Type: Paddle Tug Tonnage: 700 disp Length: 150 feet Breadth: 27 feet Draught: 11 feet Owner History:Royal Navy Tugboats, Steam Boats, Fishing Vessel, Merchant Navy, Ferry Boat, Rail Car, Paddle Boat, Boat Plans, Tall Ships

HMS Energetic built by John Brown Clydebank, Yard No 350 Last Name: Energetic Propulsion: Steam Paddle Launched: Thursday, 22/05/1902 Built: 1902 Ship Type: Paddle Tug Tonnage: 700 disp Length: 150 feet Breadth: 27 feet Draught: 11 feet Owner History:Royal Navy

The Iona, a famous Clyde paddle steamer Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Marine Engineering, Paddle Boat, Rms Titanic, Submarines, Steamers, Boats, Ships

Oscillating Paddle Engines

An account of the remarkable oscillating paddle engines of the last century and of the introduction of the surface condenser, an important development in marine engineering.

Prince of Wales in Loch Lomond Company Colours leaving Luss The Loch, Loch Lomond, Sea Witch, Steamboats, Steamers, Distillery, Glasgow, Scotland, Old Things

The Loch Lomond Steamers

In 1816, just four years after the the Comet commenced her role as the pioneering steamboat on the Clyde, the engineer, David Napier, had a small steamboat built for himself. He named his little boat Marion, after his wife, and for just over a year she was well known on the Clyde. The publication of Scott's Rob Roy in 1817 had provided a great impetus to the tourist trade on Loch Lomond who were willing and able to pay for a premium service and the visionary Napier saw the potential for…

David MacBrayne - Page Steamers, Page 3, Old Photos, Scotland, David, History, Country, City, Pictures

David MacBrayne - Page 3: 1915-1939

David MacBrayne - Page 3: 1915-1939