ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
EARL SIGURD
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAMER, PASSENGER, CARGO, LS
Date
1930
Official Number
160746
Description
Yard Number: 718
Date of Build/Launch: January 1931
Construction: Steel - one deck

Vessel holds a British Board of Trade Passenger certificate.
Triple expansion engine 3 cylinder 60 H.P.
Single ended boiler with 2 plain furnaces - coal burning.
Flat keel with 1" bar keel.
6 bulkheads - cemented.
Cellular double bottom tank (forward) 27ft - 21 tons.
Deep tank (aft) 11ft - 11 tons
Deep tank (forward) 14ft - 21 tons

1955 Lloyd's Classification withdrawn at owners request. Continued in service around the Orkney Islands until 1969.
1957? Radar fitted.
1959? R/T fitted.

Scrapped July 1969 at Bo'ness.
Owner
Orkney Steam Navigation Ltd, Kirkwall
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 117 3/12' x breadth 24 1/12' x depth 11 3/6'
(forecastle length 31' ; bridge 43')
Gross Tonnage: 221 ton

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