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PS Juno (1898)
Juno 1 arrochar PC MB.jpg
Juno in a post card view by M M McFarlane, based at Arrochar.  Kindly supplied by Michael Brown from his collection

Built by Clydebank Engineering and Shipbuilding (formerly Thomson)
Engines : Compound diagonal, 33 and 71 in x 60 in
Dimensions : 245 ft x 29.1 ft
592 Gross Registered Tonnes


Said to have been purchased when "on the blocks" and originally ordered by South of England owners
Placed on the Ayr station running excursions from the popular resort.
Requisitioned as a minesweeper on the lower Firth and the Firth of Forth as HMS Junior
Took up service to Rothesay on her return from wartime duties
On the return of other fleet members, she was placed once again at Ayr
Served out of Ayr until the end of the 1931 season
Scrapped at Alloa in 1932

Juno 1 McCorqudale PC.jpg
Juno in a post card view issued by McCorqudale & Co. From the Michael Brown collection
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