ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
W.H. PODD
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1914
Official Number
128767
Description
Yard Number: 540
Date of Build/Launch: January 1914
Steel Screw Trawler

Renamed: FORVIE BRAES (1934)

February 1915: Requisitioned and converted to minesweeper.
1919: Returned to owners, W. H. Podd.
1923: Owned by J S Boyle, Glasgow, GW34.
1934: Owned by G Walker, Aberdeen and renamed FORVIE BRAES, A206.
1939/40: Owner now J. S. Boyle, Glasgow
1947/48: Owner G. Walker
1951/52: Owner M. W. King, Aberdeen
1953: Owned by A W King.
1956/57: Class withdrawn.
1959: Scrapped. Broken up in teh U.K. 30 September 1959.
Owner
W H Podd, Milford M1
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 117' 5" x breadth 22' 6" x depth 13'
gross tonnage: 225 ton

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