ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
FOREMOST 41
Construction
STEEL
Type
SCREW TUG
Date
1926
Official Number
148769
Description
Yard Number: 597

Owners: James Dredging, Towage and Transport Co. Ltd., London.

Engines: Steam triple expansion engine by builders, 16” x 25” x 40” with 27” stroke.
Completed: 07.1926

Renamed: FOREMOST

Owner in 1930: Huddart, Parker Ltd, Melbourne
Port of Registry: Melbourne
Flag: British
1927 or 1929 Arrived at Adelaide from Singapore and operated at Adelaide until 1969.
By 1930: Port of Registry is Melbourne, Australia, and name has changed to FOREMOST.
By 1927: Wireless had been installed.
1958: Change of owners to Ritch and Smith Ltd, Melbourne.
1961: Now registered in Adelaide.
1968-69: Last entry in Lloyd's Register of Shipping. Fate unknown.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 105 3/12' x breadth 27 1/12' x depth 12 3/6'
Gross Tonnage: 244 ton

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