ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
JAMES PITCHERS
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1911
Description
Yard Number: 503

Requisitioned in August 1914 and converted to minesweeper.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Owned in 1920 by Roulette S D T & F Co. Ltd, North Shields.
Owned in 1923 by Irvin & Johnson, Cape Town.
Wrecked October 1924.

JAMES PITCHERS was wrecked on Robben Island in fog.
(Source: F. Van Den Bosch, S.A.)
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: 197 ton

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