Robert Sinclair Scott

Robert Sinclair Scott (1843 1905) was a Scottish shipbuilder. Along with his brother John they built over a thousand ships at the family firm Scotts Shipbuilding and Engineering Company.

Robert Sinclair Scott
Born23 Sep 1843
Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland
Died28 Feb 1905
Glasgow, Scotland
Spouse(s)Frances Jane Spalding[1]
ChildrenHarold Henry Sinclair Scott, Cedric Cunningham Sinclair Scott[1]
Parent(s)Charles Cuningham Scott, Helen Rankin[1]


Robert Sinclair Scott was born into a family of shipbuilder: his father was Charles Cuningham Scott and his mother was Helen Rankin.

See also


  1. "Robert Sinclair SCOTT". Retrieved 15 January 2019.


  • Johnman, Lewis (2005). Scott Lithgow : déjâ vu all over again! : the rise and fall of a shipbuilding company. St. John's, Newfoundland: International Maritime Economic History Association. ISBN 9780973893403.
  • Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd. (1906). Two centuries of shipbuilding by the Scotts at Greenock. London: Offices of "Engineering". Retrieved 15 January 2019.

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