Moyallon

Vessel name on Arrival: Ballyadam

Original Builder: Ailsa Shipbuilding Company Limited, Troon

Original Yard No: 399

Official Number: 148147

Vessel Type: coaster

GRT: 257

Year Built: 1926

Arrival Date: 28/04/1955

Breakup Started: 01/05/1955

Date First Beached: 04/05/1955

Date Breakup Completed: 10/07/1955

Draught For’d: 4' 6"

Draught Aft: 8' 0"

Name Changes:

 

1926  :  Launched as S.S. Moyallon for R. & D. A. Duncan & Company Ltd. (Mgr. W. Clint, Kelly Group)

1950  :  Ownership transferred to John Kelly Limited of Belfast

1952  :  Renamed S.S. Ballyadam  (Manager J. G. Christie) with unchanged ownership

1955  :  Manager appointed  –  Douglas Watson

Other Information:

 

07-07-1926  :  Launched 

Dec    1926  :  Completed

 

Propulsion  :  Triple expansion steam reciprocating engine manufactured by Ailsa, Troon

 

Output and Vessel Speed  :  33 RHP & 10 knots

 

Dimensions  :  124.5 feet  x  22.2 feet  x  8.8 feet