ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ELLENA
Construction
STEEL
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1921
Description
Yard Number: 580

Requisitioned in August 1940, converted to a minesweeper and renamed ZAREBA. Converted to a BBV in 1944.
Returned to owners, 1945.
Owned in 1944 by Malcolm Smith Ltd, Fleetwood.
Owned in 1948 by Shire Tr. Ltd, Fleetwood.
Owned in 1953 by A Hay, Aberdeen (A618).
Converted to diesel 1962.
Later owned by Devotion F Co. Ltd (A Hay), Aberdeen.
Later owned by J & C Davies, Fleetwood.
In 1968-69 register as owned in Aberdeen but in 1970-71 as Fleetwood owned.
(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)

According to an enquirer, this vessel made a 'record trip' probably sometime in the early 1950s.
Owner
Clifton S T Ltd, Fleetwood
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 125 1/3' x breadth 23 1/12' x depth 13 3/6'
Gross Tonnage: 257 ton

  © 2006 - 2018 Aberdeen City Council