ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ANNO
Construction
STEEL
Type
MOTOR COASTER
Date
1952
Official Number
183844
Description
Yard Number: 829
Cruiser stern
Keel laid 7 April 1951, launched 3rd September 1951, trial trip 9th January 1952.

Subsequent Names: SPRING HEATHER; ROSIRKEL; TINGHOLM; ATLANTIC WARRIOR

Lloyd's Register of Shipping:
1954-55: length 125.5' x breadth 24.2' x depth 7.9'
Length overall 134.5'. Flat keel.
Length of poop 32', length of forecastle 16'
Deep tank - aft - for oil fuel.
Fore peak tank - 21 tons water. After peak tank 12 tons.
Single deck, cruiser stern, machinery aft.
Cellular double bottom tanks 76' long for 79 tons water.
Hull - part electrically welded.
Cargo battens now fitted in cargo hold.
3 bulkheads - cemented.
Oil engine - British Polar Engines, Glasgow - 7 cylinder - 2 stroke cycle - single acting.
Fitted with Direction Finding Loop. Call sign GNNF.
Special survey - July 1959.

1963: Became Perth owned.
Early 1960s (1963?): Sold to Hull owners, the Springwell Shipping Co., Head Office, 7/13 Creechurch Lane, London EC3 and renamed SPRING HEATHER.
1963/64: Springwell not listed as shipowners. Apparently moved to Newbury, Berkshire. Special survey May 1963.
1964/65: SPRING HEATHER owned by Springwell Shipping Co Ltd, c/o Thomas E Kettlewell & Sons Ltd, 61 Market Place, Hull.
1965?: Sold to O. Myklebust, Fonnes, Bergen, Norway. Radar fitted. Name changed to ROSIRKEL.
1974/75?: Sold to Terje Vier Partrederi, of Sandnes, Norway. Name changed to TINGHOLM.
1976(79?): Sold to Sandfart P/R (part ownership), Kaien 25, 4250 Kopervik, Norway and became a sand carrier.
1982/83: Owners Sandfart P/R.
1986/87: Owners P/R Tingholm.
1987/88: Owners P/R Tingholm; Managers Frimann Skeie & Co. A/S. 4251 Kopervik, Norway.
1993?: Sold to Atlantic Shipmover S.A. of Belize. Class withdrawn 20/10/1993. Name changed to ATLANTIC WARRIOR.
2002/03: Vessel no longer listed in Lloyd's Register.

(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)


Shipowner
Mitchell & Rae, Newburgh
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 120' x breadth 24' 1" x depth 9'
Gross Tonnage: 293 ton

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