top
The Loftsman
 
 
 
 
Leith Shipyards

A history of the Ships built at the Henry Robb Shipyard in Leith, Scotland. Also a testimony to the men who built the Ships and to all who sailed in them.
 
     
     You are here:  
 

Leith Shipyards

 
Site Meter
 
 
1883 to 1926

The photograph above shows the Steam Tug ALEXANDRA BUILT BY CRAN & SOMERVILLE in 1907 as Yard No 63

(The photograph is from the Alan Collection) 

 

Cran & Somerville shipbuilders Ltd, was yet another of the famous Leith Shipyards in operation from 1883 to 1926 when they were taken over by the Henry Robb yard a couple of years later.

The yard started out as J.Cran & Co Shipbuilders and Engineers from 1894 to 1903 before becoming the firm of Cran & Somerville

They were the second shipbuilders to be taken over by Henry Robb shipbuilders further expanding the capacity of the yard and bringing there own shipbuilding pedigree to the table along with many shipbuilders. Cran & Somerville were very well known builders of Tugs.

1 WELLINGTON Yard No 136 Cran and Somerville
2 HMS ST BOSWELLS Yard No 116 Cran and Somerville
3 HMS ST BLAZEY Yard No 115 Cran and Somerville
4 ALEXANDRA Yard No 108 J.Cran and Co
5 BASS ROCK Yard No 61 J.Cran and Co
Shopping Cart
 
Your Cart is currently empty.
 
Search Our Archives
 
Latest Articles
Latest Comments
 
  • THV Patrica As the keel was in part asembly sectio... More...
  • I worked on the Reward when she was in dry dock at... More...
  • trying to find out the crew list of HMS Dianthus, ... More...
  • My grand father Leslie robbens was serving on that... More...
  • served on board 1975-76 my final draft before leav... More...
 
 
Custom Web Design by Fresheverything
Copyright © 2017 The Loftsman. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.
 


porno porno film izle porno
amatör porno hızlı porno porno filmler istanbulerotikcenter.com mavierotikshop.com procomilgeciktirici.com realistikpenis.net sexmarketim.net sismekadin.net izletelim.net çorlu haber ergene haber corlualsat.com sismemanken.com sunivajina.com takmapenis.com turksexmarket.net turksexmarket.org kopek pansiyonu kopek pansiyonu istanbul istanbul kopek pansiyonu kopek pansiyonu coffee machines reviews dishwashers reviews espresso machine reviews space heater reviews air conditioner reviews Samsung chromebook baby stroller reviews massage chair reviews water softener reviews cookware sets fish finder reviews blenders reviews