ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
JOHN H. IRVIN
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1913
Description
Yard Number: 535

Renamed: RENAISSANCE

Requisitioned in June 1915 and converted to boom defence vessel.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Later renamed RENAISSANCE and owned by Reliable S F Co. Ltd, Scarborough, SH190.
Wrecked 25 March 1928. Six crewmen taken off wreck by Peterhead lifeboat. Four others had been in the vessel's smallboat which capsized. One was rescued from the water.
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: 199 ton

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