ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ANEMONE
Construction
STEEL
Type
FREEZER STERN TRAWLER
Date
1971
Official Number
350660
Description
Yard Number: 950
Date of Build/Launch: February 1971

Launched by Mrs Eric Thomson wife of a director of the insurance company.
Evening Express, 'Highly sophisticated freeze-trawler equipped to deliver sea frozen products ready packed for quick distribution ashore. She is the 29th fishing vessel to be built for these owners.'

2 decks

Port of registration - Capetown
1977-78: No change
1980-81: Registered Panama (in error?)
1981-82: Registered Capetown
2003-04: Still South Africa
Sat nav fitted.
2005-06: No mention

ANEMONE was scuttled west of Grotto Bay, South Africe on 26th April 2005.
(Source: F. Van Den Bosch, S.A.)
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Irvin and Johnson (South Africa) Limited
Dimensions
length 200' x breadth 38.7' x depth 13.5'
Gross Tonnage: 802 ton

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