Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Home > Scottish Canals > 20180430

Canal Packet Vulcan. Plan of the canal packet boat Vulcan

Canal Packet Vulcan. Plan of the canal packet boat Vulcan


Choose from the following product ranges for this image

Photo Prints
Jigsaw Puzzles
Poster Prints
Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Mounted Photos
Metal Prints
Cards
Housewares


We accept all major credit cards


Scottish Canals

Wall Art and Photo Gifts from Scottish Canals


Canal Packet Vulcan. Plan of the canal packet boat Vulcan

Plan of the canal packet boat Vulcan, built by Thomas Wilson at Faskine in 1818 for the Forth and Clyde Navigation Company to the designs of Sir John Robinson. Vulcan was the first iron boat to be built in Scotland

Scottish Canals are in charge of the five canals in Scotland

Media ID 14786837

© Scottish Canals


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print showcases the remarkable Canal Packet Vulcan, a groundbreaking creation that marked a significant milestone in Scotland's maritime history. Built by the skilled hands of Thomas Wilson at Faskine in 1818, this extraordinary vessel was commissioned for the esteemed Forth and Clyde Navigation Company under the visionary guidance of Sir John Robinson. The image captures the essence of Vulcan's pioneering design, as it proudly stands as Scotland's first-ever iron boat. Its sleek silhouette and sturdy construction are testaments to both technological advancement and artistic craftsmanship. The photograph beautifully highlights every intricate detail, from its meticulously crafted hull to its elegantly arched deck. While this stunning print does not delve into Vulcan's commercial use, it invites viewers to appreciate the sheer ingenuity behind its creation. It serves as a reminder of how innovation can shape industries and push boundaries beyond imagination. As we gaze upon this historic artifact frozen in time, we are reminded of Scotland's rich canal heritage and its vital role in connecting communities across vast distances. This print is an homage to those who dared to dream big and transform their visions into reality – forever leaving an indelible mark on Scottish Canals' legacy.

MADE IN THE UK
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
inventory
Photo Prints are in stock
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


Colinton Tramways, Bridge Over Union Canal
Colinton Tramways, Bridge Over Union Canal
Canal Packet Vulcan
Canal Packet Vulcan
Map or Chart of the Caledonian Canal, or Inland Navigation from the Western to the Eastern Sea by Fort William and Inverness
Map or Chart of the Caledonian Canal, or Inland Navigation from the Western to the Eastern Sea by Fort William and Inverness
Temple Opening Bridge, Detail Plan and Sections of North Abutment
Temple Opening Bridge, Detail Plan and Sections of North Abutment
Glasgow Corporation Tramways, Clydebank Bridges
Glasgow Corporation Tramways, Clydebank Bridges
Temple Opening Bridge, General Details
Temple Opening Bridge, General Details
Survey of that part of the Estate of Glengarry which will be taken up by the Caledonian Canal between Lochs Lochy and Oich and as far west as the Estate of Glengarry extends
Survey of that part of the Estate of Glengarry which will be taken up by the Caledonian Canal between Lochs Lochy and Oich and as far west as the Estate of Glengarry extends
Temple Opening Bridge, Elevations of Abutments
Temple Opening Bridge, Elevations of Abutments
Hillend Reservoir, Original Sluices, Cast Iron Facings on Original Timber Framing
Hillend Reservoir, Original Sluices, Cast Iron Facings on Original Timber Framing
Carronwater, Arrangement of Steam Steering Engine with Independent Hand Gear
Carronwater, Arrangement of Steam Steering Engine with Independent Hand Gear
North British Railway, Union Canal, Plan of Ground at Polmont
North British Railway, Union Canal, Plan of Ground at Polmont
Image of swans and cygnets getting showered by water in front of a lock gate
Image of swans and cygnets getting showered by water in front of a lock gate

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guaranteed