ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
SWALLOW
Construction
STEEL
Type
PATROL CRAFT
Date
1984
Description
Yard Number: 991

HMS SWALLOW (P242) Peacock class patrol vessel.

In 1988, after just three years of service, SWALLOW and SWIFT returned to the United Kingdom and in October were sold to the Irish Navy and renamed CIARA and ORLA, respectively.

21st Novemeber 1988 renamed CIARA.

Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 205' 3" x breadth 32' 8"
tonnage 662 tons

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