ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ROSE
Construction
STEEL
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1911
Description
Yard Number: 464
Official Number: 129540

Steel screw trawler.

Requisitioned in April 1915 and converted to minesweeper. Fitted with Listening Hydrophones. Renamed ROSE IV in May 1915.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Requisitioned in March 1940 and converted to D/L (a 'Dan Layer', a ship which followed a minesweeper laying 'dans' or buoys to mark the swept passage). Converted to minesweeper and renamed ROSETTE.
Returned to owners, November 1945.
Renamed to ROSE in 1946.
Owned in 1948 by Newhaven Tr Co. Ltd, Granton.
Scrapped in 1952
Owner
J S Boyle, Glasgow
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Dimensions
length 121 1/3' x breadth 22 5/12' x depth 12 5/6'
Gross Tonnage: 218 ton

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