ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
KATHLEEN BURTON
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1914
Description
Yard Number: 558

Renamed: ESPERA (1935)

Requisitioned in May 1916 and converted to minesweeper.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Bought by David Wood, Aberdeen in 1935 and renamed ESPERA, A246.
Sank 30 miles SE of Dennis Head, Orkney 26 January 1937.
Owner
Doris Burton Steam Trawling Company Limited, Hartlepool
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 115 3/12' x breadth 22 1/12' x depth 12 9/12'
Gross Tonnage: 197 ton

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