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The Fleet

The Isle of Man Steam Packet have operated over 70 ships since their inception in 1830. Below is a table sorted chronologically of the ships of the fleet.

Name Launch Date GRT      Speed Sold
Mona’s Isle (1) 30/06/1830 200 8.5 1851
Mona (1) 27/07/1832 150 9.0 1841
Queen of the Isle 03/05/1834 350 9.5 1844
King Orry (1) 10/02/1842 433 9.5 1858
Ben-my-Chree (1) 03/05/1845 458 9.5 1860
Tynwald (1) 28/04/1846 458 9.5 1866
Mona’s Queen (1) 27/11/1852 600 13.0 1880
Douglas (1) 28/04/1858 700 17.0 1862
Mona’s Isle (2)/Ellan Vannin 10/04/1860 375 12.0 1909
Snaefell (1) 22/06/1863 700 15.0 1875
Douglas (2) 11/05/1864 709 15.0 1889
King Orry (2) 27/03/1871 1140 17.0 1912
Ben-my-Chree (2) 06/05/1875 1192 14.0 1906
Snaefell (2) 27/04/1876 849 15.0 1904
Mona (2) 31/05/1878 562 13.0 1883
Fenella (1) 09/06/1881 564 14.0 1929
Mona’s Isle (3) 16/05/1882 1564 18.0 1915
Peveril (1) 24/05/1884 561 13.5 1889
Mona’s Queen (2) 18/04/1885 159 19.0 1929
Prince of Wales 14/04/1887 1657 20.25 1915
Queen Victoria 29/03/1887 1657 20.25 1915
Tynwald (3) 11/05/1891 937 18.0 1930
Empress Queen 04/03/1897 2140 21.5 1915
Douglas (3) 02/03/1889 774 15.0 1923
Mona (3) 13/04/1889 1212 18.0 1909
Viking 07/03/1905 1957 22.8 1954
Ben-my-Chree (3) 24/03/1908 2550 24.5 1917
Snaefell (3) 12/02/1910 1368 19.0 1914
Tyrconnel 29/02/1892 274 9.0 1932
The Ramsey 09/05/1895 243 17.5 1915
Peel Castle 28/02/1894 1474 17.5 1939
King Orry (3) 11/03/1913     1940
Mona (4) 13/04/1907 1219 16.0 1938
Manxman (1) 15/06/1904 2030 22.0 1939
Mona’s Isle (4) 11/03/1905 1691 21.0 1948
Snaefell (4) 10/03/1906 1713 21.0 1948
Cushag 12/08/1908 223 10.0 1943
Manx Maid (1) 26/05/1910 1504 20.0 1950
Ben-my-Chree (4) 29/06/1927 2586 22.5 1965
Victoria 27/02/1907 1641 21.0 1956
Ramsey Town 22/04/1904 1954 20.0 1936
Rushen Castle 23/04/1898 1724 17.5 1946
Peveril (2) 26/04/1929      
Lady of Mann (1) 28/06/1930 3104 23.0 1971
Conister (1) 13/09/1921 411 10.0 1965
Mona’s Queen (3) 12/04/1934 2756 21.5 1940
Fenella (2) 16/12/1936 2376 21.5 1940
Tynwald 16/12/1936 2376 21.5 1942
King Orry (4) 22/11/1945 2485 21.5 1946
Mona’s Queen (4) 26/06/1946 2485 21.5 1961
Tynwald (5) 24/03/1947 2487 21.5 1975
Snaefell (5) 27/04/1948 2487 21.5 1978
Mona’s Isle (5) 12/10/1950 2491 21.5 1981
Fenella (3) 06/08/1951 1019 12.5 1978
Manxman (2) 08/02/1955 2495 21.5 1982
Manx Maid (2) 23/05/1962 2742 21.5 1984
Peveril (3) 06/12/1963 1048 12.0 1981
Ramsey 06/11/1964 446 10.0 1974
Ben-my-Chree (5) 12/05/1966 2762 21.5 1985
Mona’s Queen (5) 22/12/1972 2998 21.0 1990
Conister (2)    891  11.0  1981
Lady of Mann (2) 04/12/1975 4482 21.0 2005
Peveril (4) 04/01/1971 1975 16.0 1998
Mona’s Isle (6) 14/05/1966 4567 21.0 1985
Manx Viking 01/05/1976 3589 17.0 1986
Tynwald (6) 24/04/1967 3762 19.5 1990
King Orry (5) 26/02/1972 7555 19.0 1998
Belard 25/04/1979 1599 15.0 1997
Snaefell(6) ex Seacat Isle of Man 01/06/1991 3003 35.0 2012
Ben-my-Chree (6) 04/04/1998 12503 19.0 In Service
Rapide Chartered 4112 37.0 2001
Seacat Danmark Chartered 3003 35.0 1997
Viking (2) ex SSC2 26/06/1997 4662 37.8  2009
Superseacat Three 08/04/1999 4662 37.8 2002
 Manannan                                1998               6360      35  In Service