ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
LINWOOD
Construction
Welded Riveted
Type
SEINER
Date
1980
Official Number
A11605
Description
LINWOOD: 1980-87
ABILITY: 1987-2007

LINWOOD was a seiner net twin rig prawn trawler based on a John Lewis pocket trawler design hull with a gutting shelter for Don Fishing Co., Aberdeen. In 1987 new owners took on the vessel and renamed her ABILITY. Later sold to Irish owner Charles Campbell, Killkell, County Down, still called ABILITY.
Believed to be still working in 2007.

LINWOOD was fitted as the last of this build with Deutz engines instead of the standard Mirrless.
Associated
John Lewis & Sons

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