ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
STAR OF THE OCEAN
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1903
Official Number
118172
Description
Yard Number: 375
Date of Build/Launch: September 1903

Triple expansion 3 cylinder steam engine of 69 nominal horse power and 1 single ended boiler of 180lb by Hall Russell & Co Ltd Aberdeen.

Requisitioned in June 1915 and converted to boom defence vessel.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Owned by J Gordon, Aberdeen in 1929.

Lloyd's list 1930-31 gives owner as James Gordon, of 18 Palmerston Road, Aberdeen.

Lloyd's list 1937-38 gives owner as Archibald McKenzie Ltd, 219 Market Street, Aberdeen.

Lloyd's list - Returns of ships lost of broken up has the information that this vessel was broken up between 1 July and 30 September 1937.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
Walker Steam Trawl Fishing Company Limited, Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 115 3/12' x breadth 21 5/6' x depth 13'
gross tonnage: 203 ton

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