ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
JOHN BRADFORD
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1917
Official Number
144415
Description
Yard Number: 607
Date of build/launch: 15 July 1917

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

1917: Launched. Fitted listening hydrophones.
July 1920: Sold to Mercantile. Renamed DORILEEN (A412).
1923: Vessel was sold by the Admiralty to Richard Irvin & Sons, Aberdeen and renamed BEN ARDNA (A412).
August 1939: Requisitioned and taken up by the Navy and employed as an examination vessel in the Tyne area.
12 May 1942: Lost. Sunk in collision on the Tyne.

Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 122 1/3' x breadth 22 1/12' x depth 13 3/12'
Gross Tonnage: 226 ton

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