ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
NAIRANA
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1913
Official Number
128766
Description
Yard Number: 537
Official Number: 128766
Ship built by Hall Russell & Co., Aberdeen
Owned by Brand & Co., Milford

Steel trawler

Broken up in Hong Kong, 1960.

Renamed: VIKING ENDEAVOUR (1947)

From 'Royal Navy Trawlers':
1913 Built at Aberdeen, owned by H. Smethurst, Grimsby.
Requisitioned in November 1915 and converted to minesweeper. Renamed NAIRANA II in March 1917.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Owned in 1920 by H Smethurst, Grimsby GY630.
Owned in 1926 by Trawlers, White Sea & Grimsby Ltd, Grimsby.
Requisitioned in November 1939 and designated as an armed patrol vessel. Returned to owners, February 1940.
Owned in 1943 by Hull Merchants Amalgamated T Ltd, Hull.
Owned in 1947 by George Robb & Sons Ltd, Aberdeen and renamed VIKING ENDEAVOUR. A616

1955-56 class withdrawn

1960 broken up
Owner
Brand & Co. Milford Haven M238
Shipbuilder
Hall Russell
Dimensions
length 117' 8" x breadth 22' 6" x depth 14' 6"
Gross Tonnage: 225 ton
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