ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
RILETTE
Construction
STEEL
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1917
Official Number
139947
Description
Yard Number: 527
Steel screw steam trawler

May 1917: Requisitioned and converted to minesweeper. Fitted with Listening Hydrophones. Armed with bomb thrower (A/S Howitzer)
1919: Returned to owners.
1920: Owned by E E Cox, Grimsby.
1925: Owner E. E. Cox, Grimsby
1937-38: Owned by T H Scales & Son, Leith.
1945-46: Owned by J Marr & Son Ltd, Leith. (LH35)
1946-47: Owner Rilette Trawling Co. (G. Wilson Manager)
1948: Owned by Clova Fishing Co. Ltd, Aberdeen (A278). Manager D. Wood, Aberdeen.
1949-50: Owned by Clova Fishing Co. Ltd, Aberdeen (A278). Manager D. Wood, Aberdeen.
1955-56: Class withdrawn.
1958: Scrapped in Belgium.

(Source: 'Royal Navy Trawlers')
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Owner
W J Barrett, Grimsby
Dimensions
length 115 3/12' x breadth 22 1/12' x depth 12 9/12'
gross tonnage: 212 ton

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