ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
ABERDOUR
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM HERRING DRIFTER
Date
1908
Official Number
125319
Description
Yard Number: 439
Owner: Jas. R. Gordon, Strichen Road, Fraserburgh

18 inch compound engine by Alexander Hall, Aberdeen, 34 H.P.
Boiler by Alexander Hall, Aberdeen, 120 P.S.I.

25 February 1908: Registered in Fraserburgh FR274.
1915-1919: Requisitioned for war service as a patrol boat fitted with a 3-pounder gun.
1923: Merchant Navy List gives owner as Mrs Isabella D. Gordon, 19 Strichen Road, Fraserburgh.
13 September 1924: Sold to George Geddes, Peterhead and others. Re-registered in Peterhead PD26.
1934: Owned by J Geddes, Peterhead.
1939: Managing owner given as John Davidson, Peterhead.
1946: Scrapped.
Acknowledgement to Mr J. Reid "Steam Drifters Recalled"
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Owner
J Gordon, Fraserburgh
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 18 7/12' x depth 9 9/12'
Gross Tonnage: 93 tons
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