ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
GEORGE D. IRVIN
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1911
Official Number
129360
Description
GEORGE D. IRVIN, A387
Yard Number: 494

Date of Build/Launch: June 1911
Launched at built at Aberdeen in 1911

From 'Royal Navy Trawler':
Requisitioned in August 1914 and converted to minesweeper.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Owned in 1920 by J B Graham, Hartlepool (HL20).
Owned in 1938 by Friarage Steam Fishing Co. Ltd, Hartlepool.
Requisitioned in May 1940 and converted to boom defence vessel.
Converted to a minesweeper in January 1941.
Converted to a stores carrier, 1944.
Returned to owners, July 1945.
Class withdrawn, 1955.
Broken up in Belgium, September 1956.

Lloyd's Register of Shipping:
1925/26: Friaryage Steam Fishing Co., Hartlepool.
1955/56: Class withdrawn at owners request.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Richard Irvin And Sons Limited
Dimensions
length 115 3/12' x breadth 22 1/12' x depth 12 9/12'
Gross Tonnage: 194 ton

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