ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
SIR KAY
Construction
STEEL
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1943
Official Number
182010
Description
Yard Number: 768

24/07/1941: Ordered
27/02/1942: Laid down
26/10/1942: Launched
08/02/1943: Commissioned

Subsequent Names: STAR OF THE NORTH; ROBERT CROAN

Round Table Class Trawler; based on Hall Russell's 1936 STAR OF ORKNEY

Completed as minesweeper.

10/04/1946: Sold Mercantile
1946: Renamed STAR OF THE NORTH A334 and owned by the Walker Steam Trawl Fishing Co. Ltd
1956: Renamed ROBERT CROAN and owned by Joe Croan Ltd, Leith, LH22.
1960: Scrapped at Grangemouth

Source: www.uboat.net/allies/warships/ship/6728.html
Source: www.grantontrawlers.com/trawlers/
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 125' x breadth 25' 6" x depth 13' 9"
gross tonnage 108 tons

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