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P.S. Kenilworth

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Kenilworth in a post card issued by Valentine. Kindly supplied by Michael Brown from his collection

Launched on February 22nd 1898 by A and J Inglis at Pointhouse, Glasgow
Engines : Simple diagonal, 52 x 72 in
Dimensions : 215 ft x 23.1 ft
333 Gross Registered Tonnes (later 390)

Placed on the North British SP’s Craigendoran - Rothesay service
Reboilered in 1915
Stationed at Troon and Portsmouth in World War I
Main deck fore saloon extended to the full width of the hull
Withdrawn in 1937 and scrapped the following year by her builders

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