ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
SNOWDRIFT
Construction
STEEL
Type
DRIFTER
Date
1918
Description
Yard Number: 57

Renamed: FIFE NESS (1923); GEORGE G BAIRD

Engine number 128.
Boiler by Simons & Co, Renfrew.
Completed 30 March 1918. Trial run on 26 March, weather very favourable, no sea, steamed north, average speed 9.25 knots.
Builder's certificate dated 23 May 1919.

Owned in 1923 by H B & P Wood, Aberdeen and renamed FIFE NESS A522.
Owned in 1926 by Mrs E Irvin, Kirkcaldy, KY27.
Later renamed GEORGE G BAIRD PD256.
Scrapped October 1954.
Shipbuilder
John Lewis and Sons
Owner
Royal Navy (Admiralty)
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 18 7/12' x depth 10'
gross tonnage: 97 ton

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