Vessel name on Arrival: Ballybeg
Original Builder: Ailsa Shipbuilding Company of Troon, Scotland
Original Yard No: 75
Official Number: 108628
Vessel Type: coaster
Year Built: 1898
Arrival Date: 09/02/1957
Breakup Started: 19/02/1957
Date First Beached: 21/03/1957
Date Breakup Completed: 23/06/1957
Draught For’d: 4' 9"
Draught Aft: 11' 9"
1898 : Launched as BALMARINO for Owners John Kelly Limited of Belfast
1905 : Ownership changed to Mrs. S. Kelly, of Belfast, without vessel name change
1912 : Ownership changed to John Kelly Limited of Belfast, without vessel name change
1952 : renamed BALLYBEG without change in ownership
Steam coasting vessel for Home Trade launched on 01-10-1898 and completed in November 1898
Launched : 01-10-1898
Completed : November 1898
Dimensions : Length – 49.3 metres Beam – 7.7 metres
Propulsion : Muir & Houston manufactured 2-Cylinder Compound Steam Engine
Vessel Speed : 9 knots
Propulsion : Compound Steam Engine providing a service speed of 9 knots.