Friday photo - Mercury

8:42 AM

Today's photo is the Mercury, built by Napier Shanks & Bell, Yoker in 1892.


She was a paddle steamer for the Glasgow and South Western Railway until it was taken over by LMS Railway Company and was based at Greenock for the Rothesay and Kyles of Bute trade.

Specification details available from clydebuilt database here and there is another picture of her on flickr here.

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