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PS Ulster

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Paddle steamer

1860s The Leinster and the Ulster were two of the crack paddle vessels of their time. Sister vessels were PS Connaught and PS Munster. Leinster was built by Messrs. Samuda Brothers. The others were built by Laird Brothers. Two of the paddle engines were built by J. Watt and Co, the third by Ravenhill, Salkeld and Co[1]

1898 Scrapped in Belfast. The hull of the vessel was transformed into a four-masted barquentine

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1898/11/25