ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
RETRIEVER
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1891
Official Number
99631
Description
Yard Number: 269
Date of Build/Launch: November 1891
Owner: Captain Burn, St Andrews

Renamed: EDITH (by 1914); INGER (by 1929); RYVING (by 1930); FINITO (by 1965)

1908: Owned by J A McGlashen, Granton.
1910: Owned by J A McGlashan, name RETRIEVER.
1914: Owned by Fartygs A/B, Delfinen, Gothenburg and renamed EDITH.
1914: Different source gives owner as N. W. Stranne, Sweden and named EDIT.
1925: Owned by Olaf Ekstrom, Gothenburg, named EDITH.
1929: Owned by Gosta Berg, Gothenburg and renamed INGER.
1928/29: Owned by Govert Grindhaug, Norway. Named INGER.
1930: Owned by Govert Grindhaug, Kopervik and renamed RYVING.
1931/32: Owned by Govert Grindhaug, Kopervik. Still named RYVING.
1947: Diesel fitted.
1955/56: Class withdrawn. Gross tonnage now 191 tons.
1965/66: Vessel still listed in Lloyd's Register of Shipping.
By 1965: Renamed FINITO.
1968/69: No longer in builders list of ships still in service.

Last entry in Builders List 1927-28.
No trace of vessel in Casualty Returns 1965-1970.
Vessel not listed in changes of name.
Not listed in Lloyd's Returns of Ships Lost etc.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
W H Burn, Aberdeen A666`
Dimensions
length 102 3/12' x breadth 21 7/12' x depth 12'
Gross Tonnage: 151 tons (later 138 tons)

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