SS 'County of Inverness' INS 355

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Circular picture of a steam fishing boat in rough seas. The boat was built in 1913 by G. Smith for H. and H. Wilson of Nairn. It was sold in 1926 to William Ritchie of Rosehearty and renamed 'Coral Haven'. It was scrapped in 1938.

Nairn Museum



SS 'County of Inverness' INS 355




oil on board


H 20 x W 20 cm

Accession number

NARLI 21351.002

Acquisition method

gift from Miss C. Ian

Work type


Inscription description

1. 'G. RACE/1921' 2. ''County of Inverness'. Built Buckpool 1913 by G. Smith for H & H Wilson, Nairn. 87'7" x 9'2". Sold 1926 to Wm Ritchie, Rosehearty, renamed 'Coral Haven' FR 195. Scrapped 1938'.


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