ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
RUBISLAW
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1903
Official Number
118177
Description
Yard Number: 377
Owner & Master William Forbes

Subsequent Names: HODD; BRIM; ARORA

Built for the Rubislaw Steam Fishing Co Ltd of Aberdeen.
In 1912, sold to Norway and renamed HODD.
Owned in 1920 by Ansnaes & Sonner, Xiansund and renamed BRIM. Bought in 1920 by Adam Brothers Ltd in Aberdeen.
In 1922, sold to A Robertson and renamed ARORA (A320).

ARORA left Aberdeen 23 January 1941 and not heard of since. Lost, apparently by enemy action, in North Sea.
Shipbuilder
Hall Russell
Owner
William Forbes, Aberdeen A907
Dimensions
length 115' 5" x breadth 21' 6" x depth 12'
Gross Tonnage: 192 ton
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