ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NORD FINNUR
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1974
Description
Yard Number: 384
VN400

Subsequent Names: STRATHGARRY PD391 (? - 1995)

NORD FINNUR was one of two pocket class trawlers built for Faroes owners by John Lewis. The other vessel was VEST FINNUR SA390. NORD FINNUR was brought back to Peterhead in 1987? by James Buchan and George Baird along with VEST FINNUR. Both ships were renamed - NORD FINNUR was renamed STRATHGARRY PD 391 (VEST FINNUR was renamed STRATHSPEY PD390). Both vessels were fitted with full length shelter deck and rigged for pair trawl. NORD FINNUR sank in 1995, reason and location unknown.
Shipbuilder
John Lewis & Sons
Shipowner
P/F Vestur, Vestmanna, Faroe Islands
Dimensions
length 85'
gross tonnage: 120 ton

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