ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
LADY PARKES
Type
FREEZER STERN TRAWLER
Date
1966
Official Number
308543
Description
Yard Number: 929
Date of Launch: 22 February 1966

Information from Burntisland Shipbuilding Group Journal 28 (1) p18-19:
Sponsor at launch was Mrs J. Ingle.
Vessel has new "tulip bulb" bow, and stabilisers are fitted.
High standard of accommodation. Cold store has space for 500 tons of frozen fish. Diesel engines.
Photos:
(1) Sponsor Mrs J. Ingle
(2) The "tulip bulb" bow of "Lady Parkes" seen as she enters the water
(3) & (4) Views of factory deck

Subsequent Names: RESOLUTION; ODYS ECHO; ODYSSEE; ODYSEE 1

Owned in 1968 by Boston Deep Sea Fisheries Ltd, Hull.

Converted in 1977 from Stern Trawler to Siesmographic for offshore installations for Societe Immobiliere du Val d'Oise, S.A. Compagnie de Navigation SA.

Le Verdon, France as RESOLUTION until 1985.
1985 name changed to ODYS ECHO for Nouvelle Compangie De Nav (NCN) France Ship management Port aux Francais Antarctic Terr, Kerguelen until 1987.
1987 name changed to ODYSSEE for Compagnie Generale de Geophsique (CGG) France Ship management (FRANSHIP) Port Aux Francais Antarctic TERR KERGUELAN.

1998-99 Lloyds Register owners Raisa Shipping & Trading PTE Ltd, Singapore.
No change of name until 2000/01 when renamed ODYSSEE 1; owners still Raisa Shipping & Trading PTE Ltd, but registered in San Lorenzo, Honduras.
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
St Andrews Steam Fishing Company Ltd
Dimensions
length 205 9/12' x breadth 41 1/12' x depth 26 7/12'
Gross Tonnage: 1033 ton

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