Vessel name on Arrival: Manx Heather
Original Builder: George Brown & Company (Marine) Limited, Greenock
Original Yard No: 23
Official Number: 119162
Vessel Type: Pilot-Boat
Year Built: 1904
Arrival Date: 27/05/1956
Breakup Started: 29/05/1956
Date First Beached: 27/05/1956
Date Breakup Completed: 22/06/1956
Draught For’d: 2' 9"
Draught Aft: 7' 10"
Named after the respected shipping man, Nathaniel Dunlop who, amongst many other maritime achievements, was at one time the Chairman of the Clyde Trust.
Vessel sold to Robert A. C. Cubbin of Douglas, Isle of Man, c. 1938, and renamed MANX HEATHER
Pilot-Boat supplied to the Clyde Pilotage Authority
11-08-1904 : Launched
Tonnages : 13 t Net / 53 t Gross
Propulsion : Steam Engine & Boiler