Does anyone know of any vessels that sailed regularly between Ireland and Aberdeen in the 1920's? I am doing some family research and following a few very loose leads. The vessels may have had a few stops but I believe the origin was Ireland and it stopped regularly in Aberdeen. Or any ideas of...
One of several postcards sent by Currie Line in the 1960's.
Built: 1951 by Lubecker of Lubeck
Owners: Currie Line, Leith
1951: Built as I.W.Winck for Rederi A/B Walhall, Helsingborg
1954: Sold to Currie Line, r/n Ireland
1971: Fay II
1974: Feb 24: Wrecked off
Packet between Holyhead and Kingstown, built by Laird Bros. Birkenhead in 1885. Loa 380', 5111 hp without forced draught, 6337 with, - then able to do 21 knots. That made her the world's fastest steamer.