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Australia :  Tasmania

Scottish-built Paddle Steamers

Culloden (1853-1865)

Mimosa (1854-1858)

Monarch (1854-1897)

Built in 1846 by Barr & McNab at Paisley, UK
126.8 ft : 128 GRT
Engine : Steeple (ex- Countess of Eglinton)

Built for Henderson & McKellar of Glasgow
In 1854 she was sold to Messrs Brown & Thompson of Hobart Tasmania for service between Hobart and New Norfolk on the River Derwent
Sailed to Hobart under sail
In 1856 she waxs sold on to Messrs Luttrell & Wise
Out of service from 1897 and abandoned. Her remains remained visible in Town Bay, Hobart, for another fifty years
Engine re-used at a saw mill

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