ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
CHOICE
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM HERRING DRIFTER
Date
1904
Official Number
119655
Description
Yard Number: 264T
Fishing Number: BF1515
Date of Build/Launch: April 1904

Owner at Launch: Frank Johnstone, Crovie; Isaac Dunbar and J. Dunbar, Fraserburgh

16 inch compound engine by W.V.V. Lidgerwood, Glasgow, 25H.P.

11 December 1911 wrecked near Flamborough Head whilst homeward bound from the East Anglian Fishing.
With acknowledgement to Mr J. Reid 'Steam Drifters Recalled'.
Shipbuilder
DUTHIE TORRY
Owner
Dunbar & Johnston Fraserburgh
Dimensions
length 81.5' x breadth 18.5' x depth 8.8'
gross tonnage 89 tons
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