ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
SIR JOSEPH SWAN
Type
COLLIER-STEAMER
Date
1945
Official Number
180770
Description
Yard Number: 788

Launch sponsor Lady Ayre, wife and chairman of the owners, London Power Co. Ltd.
Manager Stephenson Clarke Ltd. London
(See Burntisland & Hall Russell Shipyard Journal, vol. 20, page 36, 1946)

Northern and S Wales ports to Battersea Power Station. (From notes in Shipbuilding and Shipping Record)

Last entry in Lloyd's Register of Shipping, 1964-1965


"Sir Joseph Swan" (II) was a 1,554 GRT flatiron launched at Aberdeen in September 1945. She took the name of the earlier Sir Joseph Swan sunk in 1940. She was broken up in May 1961 at Zelzate, Belgium.

(Ref :- Wikipedia)
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
London Power Co. Ltd, London
Dimensions
length 243 1/3' x breadth 29 5/12' x depth 18 7/12'
gross tonnage: 1554 ton

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