ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
DAVID JOHN
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1969
Description
Yard Number: 358
Engine number 428, Lister Blackstone type ERS6MGR
Average speed on trial 10.6 knots.

Fishing number A169

Built for Davie Jack, skipper, and when he retired passed to his son George Jack and then to Bill Tait (W M G Tait, brother-in-law of George Jack) of Fraserburgh in 1974 in partnership with John Johnstone.

Operated out of Aberdeen until 1988 when sold to M & D Developments in Lowestoft. Worked on long term lease to the Milford Haven Docks Company until 1996 when she returned to Lowestoft to be scrapped. [additional information with thanks to Davie John, son of W.M.G Tait of Fraserburgh]
Shipbuilder
John Lewis & Sons
Owner
J W Johnstone, Aberdeen A169
Dimensions
Gross Tonnage: 110 ton

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