ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
WILLIAM BARLOW
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1917
Official Number
144416
Description
Yard Number: 606
Fishing Number: A412
Date of Build/Launch: April 1917

Renamed: BEN ARDNA (1920); DORILEEN (1923)

Vessel was sold by the Admiralty to Richard Irvin & Sons, Aberdeen in July 1920.

From 'Royal Navy Trawlers' Bk1:
1917: Launched. Fitted with hydrophones.
1920: Sold to Mercantile and renamed BEN ARDNA. Acquired by Irvine of N. Shields and renamed DORILEEN.
January 1940: Purchased into R.N. as DORILEEN and converted to boom defence vessel.
May 1946: Sold to Mercantile.

Lloyd's Register of Shipping:
1955-56: Class withdrawn.
1957: Scrapped / broken up in the U.K.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length122 1/3' x breadth 22 1/12' x depth 13 3/12'
Gross Tonnage: 237 tons

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