SS Blanche (1863)
|Builder:||A. & J. Inglis, Pointhouse, Glasgow, Scotland|
|Launched:||Wednesday, 8 April 1863|
|Fate:||Wrecked on 15 July 1891|
|Type:||Iron steamship - collier|
|Tonnage:||246grt (1872: 234grt, 145net)|
|Length:||121 feet (1872: 146.1 feet)|
|Beam:||20 feet (1872: 20.1 feet)|
|Draught:||(Depth) 12 feet (1872: 12.0 feet)|
SS Blanche was the first ship built at A and J Inglis, Pointhouse, Glasgow and launched in 1863 with Yard No 1. She was initially owned by H L Seligmann, Glasgow, who sold her in 1864 to M Langlands & Sons, Glasgow. She was wrecked on 15 July 1891 on the Isle of Tudy on her passage from Cardiff to Quimper, Brittany.
- David Asprey, Stuart Cameron, Bruce Biddulph and Bruce Allan Shipping Times: Launched 1863: SS Blanche.