ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BEN GLAS
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM TRAWLER
Date
1917
Official Number
139877
Description
BEN GLAS, SN 336
WWII, FY808
Yard Number: 597
Date of Build/Launch: March 1917

Requisitioned in May 1917 and converted to minesweeper.
Returned to owners, 1919.
Requisitioned in November 1939 and converted to armed patrol vessel. Converted to minesweeper, June 1940.
Converted to Esso, June 1944.
Returned to owners in October 1944.

LR Class Withdrawn 9/51

Broken up in the U.K. 1960
Shipbuilder
Hall Russell
Shipowner
Richard Irvin And Sons Limited
Dimensions
length 122 1/3' x breadth 22 1/12' x depth 13 3/12'
Gross Tonnage: 234 ton
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