ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
WESTRAY
Construction
STEEL
Type
ANTI-SUBMARINE & MINESWEEPER TRAWLER
Date
1942
Description
HMS WESTRAY (T 182)
The Royal Navy

Yard Number: 159
Official Number: 5387984
Shipbuilder: John Lewis

MS Trawler of the Isles Class

Engine number 236, boiler by Craig, Paisley
Laid down 7 June 1941
Launched 4 November 1941
Full power trial in Torry Dock, 17 February 1942. Pennant number T182
Commissioned 2 March 1942

Owned in 1946 by Skibs A/S Westray, Bergen, Norway. Manager J. Evandt. Diesel fitted 1948 and converted to cargo.
In 1961 owned by A/S Vestfar/Bjarne P Grytten, Haugesund and renamed WESTBAY.
1968 owner William Asbjornsen, registered Alesund.
1972-73 owner Peter Borgen.

Listed in Lloyds 2010 Register as being Westba. Powered by a Caterpillar D398TA main engine ICP propeller.
Shipbuilder
John Lewis & Sons
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 150' x breadth 27' 6" x depth 15'

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