ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BEN TARBET
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1912
Official Number
133607
Description
BEN TARBET, A476
Yard Number: 514
Date of Build/Launch: August 1912

June 1915: Requisitioned and converted to boom defence vessel.
1919: Returned to owners.
1920: Owned by Friarage S F Co .Ltd/J Graham, Hartlepool HL21. Retained name.
May 1940: Requisitioned and converted to armed patrol vessel.
July 1940: Converted to boom defence vessel.
1941: Converted to minesweeper.
1944: Converted to stores carrier.
1946: Returned to owners.
1955: Class withdrawn. Broken up in Belgium.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Richard Irvin And Sons Limited
Dimensions
length 115' x breadth 22' x depth 12'9"
Gross Tonnage: 193 ton

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