ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NIGHTINGALE
Construction
STEEL
Type
LINER
Date
1905
Description
Yard Number: 412
Official Number: 118191
Shipbuilder: A. Hall & Co.
Owner: J. Lewis Ltd.
Manager: A. Lewis

Steam trawler

Owned in 1911 by Imperial Cold Storage and Supply Ltd, Aberdeen.
Owned in 1914 by Irvin & Johnson, Cape Town.

Built by A. Hall & Co. for J. Lewis Fishing, a part of J. Lewis Shipbuildings. It is noted in Lloyds Register, 1910-11, that A.F. Powdrynn was the skipper. It also stated that the engine was built by A. Hall in 1896 but not fitted until 1905.

Between 1910-14, Lloyds' Register states that the ship was sold to Irvin & Johnson Ltd, South Africa. The skipper was J. Spolanden, who was still listed in the 1920-21 Lloyds Register as skipper. Owners Irvin & Johnson.

No further information after 1920-21.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co.
Shipowner
John Lewis & Sons
Dimensions
length 97 3/12' x breadth 20 1/12' x depth 11 3/6'
Gross Tonnage: 137 ton

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