ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
DRAGOON
Construction
STEEL
Type
COASTER
Date
1917
Description
Yard Number: 53

Renamed: STRAIT FISHER (1934-1945)

Engine number 118, Boiler supplied by Rowan (No. 251)
Completed on 17 December 1917, trial was run at quayside on 15 December 1917 when indicator cards were taken off. Estimated speed about 9.5 knots. Speed = 11 knots, consumption = 7 tons coal per day.
Builder's certificate dated 10 September 1917.

DRAGOON was bought by James Fisher & Sons of Barrow in 1934 and renamed STRAIT FISHER.

This vessel sunk in Hennebont Harbour on 15 May 1922.
Shipbuilder
John Lewis & Sons
Owner
J W Fisher & Co., Liverpool
Dimensions
length 165' x breadth 26 11/12' x depth 13 1/6'
gross tonnage: 573 ton

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