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John Kelly's Coal Boats

Particulars of Ships Owned 1890 1983

VESSELS

YEAR BUILT& WHERE
DEADWEIGHT
TONNAGE
PERIOD
OWNED

DISPOSAL

.  
S V Balmarino 1853 - Canada
190
1890 -
1895
Sold
.  
S V Argestes 1839 - Douglas - Isle of Man
180
1890 -
1895
Sold
.  
S V Kelpie 1866 - Nova-Scotia
160
1890 -
1895
Sold
.  
S V Gartsherrie 1858 - Quebec
300
1890 -
1895
Sold
.  
S V Agnes C James 1859 - Nova-Scotia
300
1890 -
1895
Sold
.  
S S Susannah Kelly 1890 - Belfast
400
1890 -
1894
Lost
.  
S S Balmarino
Re-named Ballybeg 1952
1898 - Troon
480
1898 -
1957
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Kelpie 1906 - Troon
680
1906 -
1915
Sold
.  
S S Melissa
Re-named Ballycastle 1952
1908 - Troon
560
1908 -
1955
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Bellavale 1910 - Glasgow
560
1910 -
1912
Sold
.  
S S W M Barkley 1898 - Troon
660
1912 -
1915
Sold
.  
S S Theory 1894 - Belfast
650
1913 -
1919
Lost
.  
S S Carnalea
Re-named Ballydougan 1952
1913 - Bowling
700
1913 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Clandeboye
Re-named Ballydorn 1952
1913 - Bowling
760
1913 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Comber
Re-named Ballycarry 1952
1913 - Bowling
600
1913 -
1954
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Corrib 1914 - Glasgow
600
1914 -
1920
Lost
.  
S S Clewbay
Re-named Ballygilbert 1952
1904 - Troon
660
1914 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Achill 1890 - Troon
520
1916 -
1931
Sold
.  
S S Ailsa 1894 - Troon
450
1917 -
1930
Sold
.  
S S Glenmaroon 1917 - Paisley
880
1917 -
1944
Sunk by enemy
air-craft
.  
S S Claremorris 1917
800
1917 -
1924
Lost
.  
S S Blacksod 1894 - Paisley
580
1918 -
1948
Sold
.  
S S Castlereagh 1898 - Paisley
560
1918 -
1925
Lost
.  
S S Lagan 1903 - Dublin
420
1918 -
1945
Lost
.  
S S Bantry 1904 - Glasgow
690
1919 -
1934
Lost
.  
S S Clapham 1901 - Ayr
980
1919 -
1943
Lost
.  
S S Greenisland 1901 - Troon
280
1919 -
1948
Sold
.  
S S Moyallon 1919 - Paisley
520
1919 -
1924
Lost
.  
S S Tynan
Re-named Ballybryan 1952
1919 - Paisley
520
1919 -
1952
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Oranmore 1895 - Troon
560
1919 -
1948
Sold
.  
S S Woodburn 1907 - Troon
210
1919 -
1922
Lost
.  
S S Tory Island 1909 - Selby
280
1919 -
1925
Sold
.  
S S Aranisland 1895 - Glasgow
280
1920 -
1927
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Castlehill 1920 - Bowling
780
1920 -
1941
Sunk by enemy
air-craft
.  

S S Blackwater
Re-named Ballygowan 1952

1907 - Troon

750
1921 -
1954
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Camlough 1920 - Glasgow
750
1921 -
1932
Lost
.  
S S Corteen
Re-named Ballyclare 1952
1920 - Glasgow
570
1921 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Causeway 1894 - Troon
580
1921 -
1933
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Coalisland 1921 - Aberdeen
300
1921 -
1925
Lost
.  
S S Castleisland 1922 - Aberdeen
300
1922 -
1924
Lost
.  
S S Annagher 1923 - Aberdeen
680
1923 -
1937
Lost
.  
S S Crewhill
Re-named Ballygally 1952
1923 - Bowling
780
1923 -
1962
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Annaghmore
Remaned Ballyduff 1952
1924 - Aberdeen
680
1924 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Tamnamore
Re-named Ballyarnot 1952
1925 - Aberdeen
270
1925 -
1956
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Crosshands 1918 - Alloa
790
1925 -
1928
Sold
.  
S S Oaktown 1902 - Paisley
490
1925 -
1932
Sold
.  
S S Stramore
Re-named Ballyalton 1952
1925 - Ayr
250
1925 -
1956
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Donaghmore
Re-named Ballydonnell 1952
1925 - Aberdeen
680
1925 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Carrickmore
Re-named Ballydene 1952
1925 - Aberdeen
680
1925 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Moyallon
Re-named Ballyadam 1952
1926 - Troon
300
1926 -
1955
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Fermanagh 1927 - Aberdeen
395
1927 -
1938
Lost
.  
S S May
Re-named Ballyards 1952
1927 - Ayr
275
1927 -
1955
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Corrib 1902 - Troon
680
1927 -
1940
Sold
.  
S S Bellavale 1902 - Troon
580
1927 -
1940
Lost
.  
S S Dublin 1904 - Paisley
790
1928 -
1940
Sold
.  
S S Montalto 1904 - Paisley
790
1929 -
1940
Sold
.  
S S Roslea 1904 - Paisley
790
1929 -
1940
Sold
.  
S S Cushendun 1904 - Paisley
790
1929 -
1940
Sold
.  
S S Cushendall 1904 - Paisley
790
1930 - 1940
Sold
.  
S S Dromara 1919 - Cowes
850
1930 -
1941
Lost
.  
S S Carrickmacross
Re-named Ballyhenry 1952
1918 - Alloa
860
1929 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Millisle 1916 - Workington
720
1929 -
1941
Sunk by enemy
air-craft
.  
S S Regis 1909
2400
1932 -
1935
Sold
.  
S S Parknasilla
Re-named Ballykern 1952
1932 - Aberdeen
1180
1932 -
1963
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Islington  
2400
1932 -
1934
Sold
.  
S S Hillfern  
2400
1932 -
1934
Sold
.  
S S Isadora 1915 - Greenock
1900
1933 -
1936
Sold
.  
S S Rosapenna 1933 - Aberdeen
1212
1933 -
1937
Sold
.  
S S Portavogie
Re-named Ballykirk 1952
1934 - Aberdeen
1212
1934 -
1962
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Baronscourt
Re-named Ballykesh
1934 - Aberdeen
1212
1934 -
1964
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Inishtrahull
Re-named Ballykinlar
1935 - Aberdeen
1212
1935 -
1962
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Glendalough 1936 - Aberdeen
1212
1936 -
1943
Sunk by mine
.  
S S Glengarriff
Re-named Ballyknock 1952
1936 - Aberdeen
1212
1936 -
1963
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Crossgar
Re-named Ballygrainey 1952
1936 - Glasgow
780
1936 -
1962
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Donaghedee
Re-named Ballygarvey 1952
1937 - Glasgow
780
1937 -
1965
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Saintfield
Re-named Ballykelly 1952
1937 - Aberdeen
1212
1937 -
1963
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Coleraine
Re-named Ballyhalbert 1952
1920 - Cowes
870
1945 -
1959
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Ballyhaft 1952 - Greenock
890
1952 - 1970
Sold
.  
M V Ballyedward  1950 - Faversham
640
1953 - 1970

Sold to Zodiac
Shipping Co.

.  
S S Ballymoney 1953 - Port Glasgow
1600
1953 -
1971
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Ballyhill 1954 - Greenock
890
1954 -
1973
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Ballyllumford 1954 - Glasgow
1500
1954 -
1971
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Ballymena 1954 - Port Glasgow
1600
1954 -
1971
Sold & broken up
.  
S S Ballylagan 1955 - Sunderland
1500
1955 - 1970

Sold to Shamrock
Shipping Co.

.  
M V Ballyloran 1958 - Aberdeen
1290
1958 -
1980
Sold
.  
M V Ballylesson 1959 - Aberdeen
1290
1959 -
1982
Sold
.  
M V Ballyrush 1962 - Aberdeen
1930
1962 -
1985
Sold
.  
M V Ballyrory 1963 - Aberdeen
1930
1963 -
1983
Sold
.  
M V Ballymore Ex Beeding 1950 - Goole
1700
1970 -
1975
Sold
.  
M V Ballywalter Ex Steyning 1955 - Sunderland
2045
1971 -
1979
Sold
.  
M V Ballyrobert Ex Ardingley 1951 - Sunderland
1900
1971 -
1977
Sold
.  
M V Ballycastle Ex Cowdray 1959 - Grangemouth
2174
1976 -
1981
Sold
.  
M V Ballykelly Ex Treo 1975 - Foxol
3011
1979 -
Sold
.  
M V Ballykern Ex Baxtergate 1976 - Smit & Toon
2110
1980 -
Sold
.  
M V Balygarvey 1982 - Goole
2535
1982 -
Sold
.  
M V Ballygrainey 1983 Goole
2535
1983 -
Sold
.  

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