ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NORTHELLA
Construction
STEEL
Type
STERN TRAWLER
Date
1964
Official Number
305762
Description
Yard Number: 909
Diesel-electric freezer stern trawler

Renamed: YELLOWFIN (1973); SOUTHERN RANGER? (1978); SOUTHERN FIGHTER (1988)

1973: Owned by Atlantic Trawling Pty Ltd, South Africa and renamed YELLOWFIN
1978: Owned by same people but renamed SOUTHERN RANGER??
1988: Transferred to Caymen Islands, renamed SOUTHERN FIGHTER. Sent to Cape Town?
1992: Caught fire. Scrapped at Table Bay.

Northella was changed from stern fishing to side fishing, with new name Southern Fighter for South Atlantic Fishing Co. (Cape Town, South Africa). Also, later purchased (another) Hall Russell's-built (and Marr's-owned) vessel into their fleet.

(Junella?) now named Southern Ranger.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
J Marr & Son Ltd
Dimensions
length (BP) 214' 6" x breadth 40' 6" x depth 26' 6"
gross tonnage 1718 ton

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