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 & Company, Limited
Owner
William Forbes, Aberdeen A907
Dimensions
length 115' 5" x breadth 21' 6" x depth 12'
Gross Tonnage: 192 ton

  © 2006 - 2018 Aberdeen City Council