ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
FAIR ISLE
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM HERRING DRIFTER
Date
1908
Official Number
125321
Description
Yard Number: 316
Fishing Number: FR268
Date of Build/Launch: April 1908

Owner: George Walker, W. Buchan and others, Fraserburgh

Cost £3,210 when new
16 inch, 2 cylinder compound engine by James Abernethy, Aberdeen 28HP.
Boiler by James Abernethy, Aberdeen, 155 P.S.I.

1915-1919: Requisitioned as an anti-submarine net vessel fitted with 6-pounder gun.
7 July 1937: Sold for scrap.
Shipbuilder
DUTHIE TORRY
Owner
G Walker, Fraserburgh
Dimensions
length 84' x breadth 18.1' x depth 8.8'
gross tonnage 97 tons
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