ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
PITULLIE
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM HERRING DRIFTER
Date
1907
Official Number
114289
Description
PITULLIE, FR221.
Yard Number: 428

18 inch compound engine by Hall Russell of Aberdeen, 138H.P.
Boiler by Hall Russell of Aberdeen, 120 P.S.I.

1915-1919: Requisitioned for war service an an anti-submarine net vessel/minesweeper fitted with a 3-pounder gun.
15 March 1919: Sold to A. Findlay ('farmer') Cullen and re-named EXCELSA, BF14. A. Findlay as skipper.
June 1936: Scrapped and broken up at Charleston in Fife.
With acknowledgement to Mr J. Reid "Steam Drifters Recalled".
Shipowner
James R Gordon, Fraserburgh
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 18 7/12' x depth 9 5/6'
Gross Tonnage: 99 tons

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