Photo Record

Collection Robert Beatty Paterson Photograph Collection
Catalogue Number P126.1-.3
Title Greenock West Harbour with the Flying Elf
Date 1893
Place Greenock/Inverclyde/Scotland/United Kingdom
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper/Photographic Emulsion
Processing Method Bromide Print
Photographer Poulton, Samuel E. (1819-1898)
Description Monochrome print on paper showing a view of Greenock West harbour with the steamer Flying Elf in the centre. Visible buildings include The Vanduara Bar and the Victoria Tower and the shed at the old fish market on Mid Quay. Inscribed in pencil '18821 Greenock from Harbour Flying Elf'
Search Terms Clyde Shipping Co. (est. 1815), shipowner
Flying Elf, paddle steamer, 1889
J.T. Eltringham & Co., shipbuilder, South Shields
Mid Quay, Greenock
Municipal Buildings, Greenock
Victoria Tower, Greenock
West Harbour, Greenock