ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BERYL II
Construction
STEEL
Type
STEAM HERRING DRIFTER
Date
1909
Official Number
128384
Description
BERYL II, BCK 46
Yard Number: 453

18 inch compound engine by Alex. Hall, Aberdeen, 37 H.P.
Boiler by Alex. Hall, 130 PSI.

1915 to 1919: Requisitioned as a boom defence vessel (Pennant Number 2574).
1923: Mercantile Navy List.
1930: Mariners Almanac gives owners as J & W. G. Hendry, Portgordon.
1936: Mariners Almanac gives owner as Margaret Hendry, Portgordon.
1938: Sold to W. Smith, Buckie.
1940-1946: Requisitioned for War Service on harbour service.
1947: Sold to W. Phimister and others, Findochty, Banffshire.
1951: Sold for scrap (Scrapped June 1951).

With acknowledgement to Mr J. Reid 'Steam Drifters Recalled'.
Owner
A & J Hendry, Buckie
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co.
Dimensions
length 86 3/12' x breadth 18 7/12' x depth 9 9/12'
Gross Tonnage: 87 ton

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