ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
OCTOROON
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1914
Official Number
137105
Description
Yard Number: 561

Renamed: WILSON BUCHAN (by 1929); STAR OF DEE (by 1938); RIVER DEE (1946)

Requisitioned in April 1915 and converted to minesweeper.
Returned to owners, 1919.
In 1929, owned by W Buchan, Aberdeen and renamed WILSON BUCHAN A268.
Owned in 1938 by T Walker, Aberdeen and renamed STAR OF DEE.
Owned in 1943 by J C Robertson, Aberdeen.
Owned in 1945 by Walker S T F Co. Ltd, Aberdeen.
In 1946, owned by J W Johnstone, Aberdeen and renamed RIVER DEE.
Fishing number A562.
Scrapped 1960.
Owner
Sutton Steam Trawling Company Limited, Hartlepool
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 115' 3" x breadth 22' 1" x depth 12 9"
Gross Tonnage: 195 ton

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