ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
SALVIA
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1948
Official Number
182020
Description
Yard Number: 809
Date of Launch: 6 July 1948

From Burntisland & Hall Russell Shipyard Journal. 21 (2) p.34:
Launched by Mrs C. Stansburg, daughter of Sir John H. Irvin, who is associated with the South Africa firm.
17th vessel built by Hall Russell for this firm.
"Design includes the modern characteristics of topgallant forecastle, raked stem, flared bow, cruiser stern and streamline rudder and fin".
Includes photograph of launch of SALVIA.

Entries in Lloyd's Register of Shipping: 1951-52, 1961-62, 1962-63, 1964-65, 1967-68, 1968-69 (last entry)
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Irvin and Johnson (South Africa) Limited
Dimensions
length: 132'9" x breadth: 25'2" x depth: 11'5"
Gross Tonnage: 332 ton

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