ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
EMPIRE JONATHAN
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TUG
Date
1944
Official Number
165266
Description
Yard Number: 697

Owner: Ministry of War Transport
Manager: United Towing Co. Ltd; 1946 - Townsend Bros. Ferries Ltd.

Sold to the Admiralty in 1947 and renamed FIDGET.

12th April 1955 Collided with the steamer Shillong at Port Swettenham.
Sold in 1971 to the Singaporean Government.
Fitted with a diesel engine in 1973 by Straits Engineers Ltd, Singapore.
Sold in 1975 to World Dredging Ltd, Panama.
Sold in 1983 to Strel Ltd, Panama.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Owner
Ministry Of War Transport
Dimensions
length 105 3/12' x breadth 27 1/12' x depth 12 3/6'
Gross Tonnage: 232 ton

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