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J & G Thomson Ships



Below is a list of ships built at the Clyde Shipbuilding Yard at Bankton in Govan by J & G Thomson from 1852 until 1872 when the Thomson brothers were forced to move to Clydebank due to a Compulsary Purchase Order. Click on a ship below and you will be taken to the Clydbuilt Database for more details on selected ship including owner, tonnage, size and launch date.

Please note that this list is not a complete list of the ships built by J & G Thomson at Govan, if you know of a ship that should be added please Contact Us or post the details to our forum.

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VESSEL NAME BUILT SHIPBUILDER VESSEL TYPE
JACKAL 1852 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Tug
CALPE 1852 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
CORRIER SICILIANO 1852 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
VENUS 1852 J & G Thomson Govan Iron paddle steamer
MOUNTAINEER 1852 J & G Thomson Govan Iron paddle steamer
CHEVALIER 1853 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
MONA'S QUEEN 1853 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
DANUBE 1853 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
RHONE 1853 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
TELEGRAPH 1853 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
SICILIA 1854 J & G Thomson Govan Iron passenger-cargo steamship
JURA 1854 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
TELEGRAPH 1854 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
WONGA WONGA 1854 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
LEBANON 1854 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
KINGSTON 1854 J & G Thomson Govan Steam yacht
CLANSMAN 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
THESSALIA 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
FORTH 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
AEROLITH 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
OSSIAN 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger-Cargo
ARCADIA 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
IONA 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamer
ITALIAN 1855 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
GRANGE 1856 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
EXPRESS 1856 J & G Thomson Govan General Cargo Steamship
JAMES BROWN 1856 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
BRISBANE 1856 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
GOVERNOR HIGGINSON 1856 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Vessel
STIRLING 1856 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
LACONIA 1856 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
ELIZABETH JANE 1857 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Vessel
AUSTRALASIAN 1857 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Vessel
AGIA SOFIA 1857 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Steamship
No.2 1857 J & G Thomson Govan Lighter
ETNA 1857 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
No.1 1857 J & G Thomson Govan Lighter
KAPTEPIA 1858 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
HAVELOCK 1858 J & G Thomson Govan Iron paddle steamer
HEATHER BELL 1858 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
SALTO 1858 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
PRINCE CONSORT 1858 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
ADELA 1859 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
RANGATIRA 1859 J & G Thomson Govan Iron passenger-cargo steamship
ATLAS 1860 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger liner
SQUIRREL 1860 J & G Thomson Govan Lighter
No.4 1860 J & G Thomson Govan Lighter
No.3 1860 J & G Thomson Govan Lighter
GIRAFFE 1860 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
OLYMPUS 1860 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
FINGAL 1861 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Vessel
PRINCE ALFRED 1861 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
FAIRY 1861 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
EMPRESS 1861 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
VILLA DEL SALTO 1861 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
AMALIA 1861 J & G Thomson Govan General Cargo Steamship
LOUISIANE 1862 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
EMERALD ISLE 1862 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle steamer
CLYDESDALE 1862 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
CITY OF MELBOURNE 1862 J & G Thomson Govan Iron passenger cargo steamship
PAMPERO 1863 J & G Thomson Govan Commerce Raider
STAFFA 1863 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
IONA 1863 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
STIRLING 1863 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
TRIPOLI 1863 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
CORSICA 1863 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Vessel
RIO DE LA PLATTE 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
LILIAN 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
ALEPPO 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
DANMARK 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Ironclad Frigate
CITY OF ADELAIDE 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Iron passenger-cargo steamship
EMMA HENRY 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
LITTLE HATTIE 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
WILD ROVER 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
IONA 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
SWAN 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Lighter
SOUTHERN CROSS 1864 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
TARIFA 1865 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
GUYANE 1865 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
JAVA 1865 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
MALTA 1865 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
CORCOVADO 1865 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Paddle Steamer
SIBERIA 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
CHEVALIER 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
GONDOLIER 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Paddle Steamer
VILLA DEL SALTO 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Steamer
LINNET 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Vessel
SALTO 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Iron cargo ship
SNIPE 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
WEASEL 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
MALVINA 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
IONA 1866 J & G Thomson Govan Iron cargo steamship
RUSSIA 1867 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
HEBE 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Steam Yacht
ADE BEATRICE 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Steam Yacht
RAVEN 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
SAMARIA 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
RACOON 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Iron paddle steamer
CLANRANALD 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Sailing Vessel
HART 1868 J & G Thomson Govan Composite Gunvessel
L'ESPIEGLE 1869 J & G Thomson Govan iron steam yacht
STAMBOUL 1869 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
BEAR 1870 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
CLANSMAN 1870 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
ABYSSINIA 1870 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Vessel
ORISSA 1870 J & G Thomson Govan Iron ship
ALGERIA 1870 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Vessel
GOTHLAND 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamship
ICELAND 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
MARMION (Engine order) 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
BISON 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Vessel
GORDON CASTLE 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
MAGGIE 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Steamship
FERRET 1871 J & G Thomson Govan Iron Passenger Cargo Vessel
WESTMORELAND 1871 J & G Thomson Govan General Cargo Steamship
DRUMMOND CASTLE 1872 J & G Thomson Govan Iron steamer
TRINIDAD 1872 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel
DEMERARA 1872 J & G Thomson Govan Passenger Cargo Vessel



All ship information from Clydebuilt Ships Database website