The Steamboat Association of Great Britain - STEAMBOAT REGISTER - Edition 8, Sep/12
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| ||Owner: Forth Ports plc. (non-member)|
Area: Leith Harbour (UK).
Built 1928 by Ramage & Ferguson Ltd. at Leith.
LOA: 70', Beam: 28', Displacement: 121 gross tons.
No.266. ON 162694. Hull subdivisions for ballasting.
Built 1928 by Cowans, Sheldon & Co. Ltd. at Carlisle.
Only for working crane, fixed jib with two hooks. Main hook 40 ton SWL max height 34'. Seperate horizontal duplex non rotative ballast pump.
|BOILER||Removed. Since 1982 engines powered by portable deck mounted 600cfm, air compressor.|
|HISTORY||New to Leith Harbour Commissioners. Principle use has been to lift caissons at end of shipyard slipways prior to a launch. Now mostly used to move the heavy fender units on the Lead-in-Jetty.|
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