ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ST. CLEMENT
Construction
STEEL
Type
COASTER
Date
1928
Official Number
148954
Description
Yard Number: 695

This vessel made 10.5 knots on its trial trip.

Regular routes: winter 1939 Leith to Aberdeen, Wick and Thurso, Autumn; Lerwick, Shetland North Isles and at other times as required, including to germany with herring from Lerwick.

18th October 1928 - ran ashore at Saltwick (east coast of Yell) in heavy rain and received considerable damage, but was able to proceed to Aberdeen under own steam.

5th April 1941 - sunk in air attack 20 miles south-east of Peterhead, Chief Engineer was lost.
Owner
North of Scotland & Orkney & Shetland Steam Navigation Company
Shipbuilder
Hall Russell
Dimensions
length 156 5/12' x breadth 25 7/12' x depth 12'
Gross Tonnage: 450 ton
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