ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NIGHTINGALE
Construction
STEEL
Type
LINER
Date
1892
Official Number
99644
Description
Yard Number: 276
Official Number: 99644
Shipbuilder: Hall Russell's
Owner: J. Alexander

Steel screw steam fishing liner

Daily Free Press, Thursday January 1897, page 4; report of a collision with the steamer 'North American', minimal damage.

Owned in 1909 by J Myles, Glasgow. Sunk by submarine time bombs 26 miles S from Aberdeen 22 April.

Built for J.K Robertson who skippered the ship himself. In the 1910-11 Lloyds Records this ship is now owned by J. Alexander, the skipper now a J. Campbell.

In 1918, skipper is a Mr. W Duthie, and owned by A. Walker, of Aberdeen.
Owner
J K Robertson & Co., Aberdeen A702
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 19 1/12' x depth 9 3/12'
Gross Tonnage: 97 ton

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