ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
COLD SNAP
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM HERRING DRIFTER
Date
1918
Official Number
181007
Description
COLD SNAP (A222)
Yard Number: 440
Completed: 21 March 1918

Renamed: WHITEHILL (PD390) in 1948

Triple expansion engine by W. Beardsmore & Co., Glasgow, 42 H.P.
1 single ended boiler by W. Beardsmore & Co.
Apparently owned by Admiralty up to 1946.

1945: Sold.
1948: Mariner's Almanac gives owner as Kinbrace (Fishing) Ltd of Aberdeen and registered A222.
22 September 1948: Renamed WHITEHILL and owned by Peter Buchan Senior, 7 Parkhill Road, Peterhead.
1951: Mariner's Almanac gives owners as Peter Buchan (Snr) and others of Peterhead PD390.
31 July 1954: Scrapped.
1956: Nautical Almanac has this ship listed under the same owner but this may be a mistake.




Owner
Admiralty
Shipbuilder
DUTHIE TORRY
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 18 7/12' x depth 9 1/6'
gross tonnage 96 ton

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