ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NORTH BRITON
Construction
STEEL
Type
LINER
Date
1894
Official Number
99656
Description
Yard Number: 279
Fishing Number: A746
Date of Build/Launch: May 1894

Owner: North Line Steam Fishing Co. Ltd, Aberdeen (Manager: W. Pyper)

Liner (Line Fishing)

Compound 2 cylinder steam engine by Hall Russell & Co. of Aberdeen, 40 H.P.
1 single ended boiler of 100lb p.s.i.

Merchant Navy List 1913:
Vessel registered in Peterhead from 1903, PD487. Managing Owner James G. A. Stephen, 5 Laudale Road, Peterhead.

Merchant Navy List 1923:
Same name and Managing Owner James G. A. Stephen, 5 Laudale Road, Peterhead.

Mariners Almanac 1939:
Owners J. G. A. Stephen, R. Stephen and R. S. Hardy of Peterhead.

Olsen's Almanac 1951:
Lists owners as J. G. A. Stephen and others of Peterhead.

No further record found after 1951.

Aberdeen Libraries Benzie Collection has photo of this vessel.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
North Line Steam Fishing Company Limited, Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 19 1/12' x depth 9 3/12'
gross tonnage: 97 ton

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