ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
FREELAND
Construction
STEEL
Type
COASTER
Date
1919
Official Number
140656
Description
Yard Number: 69

Renamed: FIRTH FISHER (1934)

Engine number 150, boiler no. 110.
Vessel completed 25 September 1919.
Builder's certificate dated 16 September 1919.

On July 23 1924 this vessel, owned by Freeland Shipping Co., Liverpool, struck a rock in Ramsey Sound. The bottom was damaged, beached on Goodwick Sands.

In January 1934, the vessel was sold by Freeland Shipping Co., Liverpool to James Fisher & Sons, Barrow, to be renamed FIRTH FISHER.

Mined near Boulogne 21st May 1940.
Shipbuilder
John Lewis & Sons
Owner
J W Fisher & Company, Liverpool
Dimensions
length 165' x breadth 26 11/12' x depth 13 1/6'
gross tonnage: 574 ton

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