ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
GRANTON FALCON
Construction
STEEL
Type
TRAWLER
Date
1956
Description
Yard Number: 257
Official Number: 163887

Motor trawler.

Engine number 327, British Polar Type M44M.
Trial off Aberdeen 24 May, fishing trial 29 May 1956.

Owned in 1969 by Croan Tr, Granton. Owned later by BUT, Granton.
Owned in 1972 by Strathcoe F Co. Ltd, Granton.
1981-1982 Now named JOE CROAN, owned by Strathcoe Fishing Co., Leith (believed to be planned for breaking up soon after).

No record of break up between 1980 and 1986 in ship lists, under either JOE CROAN or GRANTON FALCON.
Shipbuilder
John Lewis and Sons
Owner
W Carnie & Others, Granton GN16
Dimensions
length 115 3/12' x breadth 25 1/12' x depth 12'
Gross Tonnage: 272 ton

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