Dundee Shipping Companies 1858-59.

(SOURCE – DUNDEE DIRECTORY 1858-59)

TAY AND TYNE SHIPPING COMPANY
Schooners - Joanna, Triumph, Archer and Venture.
James Kennedy, Manager, 29 Greenmarket, Dundee.
Agent - Robert Burnet, 26 Quay Side, Newcastle.

WHALE-FISHING COMPANIES

TAY WHALE-FISHING COMPANY
John Hume, Manager

Ships, Advice and Jumna.

DUNDEE AND UNION WHALE-FISHING COMPANY

Patrick Smith,Manager. Ships, Alexander and Heroin

ARCTIC FISHING COMPANY
William Clark and W.O. Taylor, Managers
Screw Steam-Ship ---Tay

DUNDEE, PERTH AND LONDON SHIPPING COMPANY
Office – 4 Mid Shore, Dundee
Thomas Coupar, Manager

Dundee and London Trade

Steam Ships    
Dundee, 680 tons and 300 horse-power, Jas. Rattray, Commander
Perth, 680 tons and 300 horse-power, John F. Walker,  Commander
Iron Screw-Steam Ship    
London, 780 tons, 150 horse-power, Duncan Buik, Commander
Clipper-Schooner    
Cleopatra 186 tons. David Young, Commander
Victoria, 197 tons  Alex. Ferguson, Commander
Zenobia, 192 tons  Jas. Gibson, Commander
Geo. Duncan,    158 tons John Cosens, Commmander
Falcon, 122 tons    Jas B. Watson, Commander
     
Steam-Tug Samson  John Soutar, Master
  Hercules; W. Soutar, Master
Lighters Swan, Lark and Tay; Geo.Anderson, Master

 

Agents - M. & M. Wray,  Downe's Wharf, London.

DUNDEE AND HULL TRADE
Iron Screw-Steamer - Eagle, 400 tons, 85 horse-power, Colin Deadrick, Commander

Agents, Thompson, McKay, & Co., Hull.

HAMBURG AND THE CONTINENT
Carrying the Mail
Iron Screw-Steamer - Hamburg, 600 tons, 90 horse-power, William Speedy, Commander
Agents,   Bayans & Nienstadt,  Hamburg

DUNDEE AND ROTTERDAM
Iron Screw-Steamer         Queen,  350 tons,   70 horse-power,  Samuel Stool, Commander
Agents - J.B. Crol & Co., Rotterdam.

DUNDEE AND ST. PETERSBURG
Iron Screw-Steamer - London, 780 tons, 150 horse-power, John Dye & Co.

DUNDEE AND PERTH STEAM-PACKET CO.
Office - West Shore

Steamer - Lass o' Gowrie
Sail, during the summer months, from Dundee two hours before high water; and from Perth at high water, calling at Newburgh for goods and passengers.
James Catanoch, Manager

TRADER
DUNDEE AND NEWBURGH
Albion, J. Barlow, Master and Agent.