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John Hunter GY 1327

John Hunter Built 1919 Rennie Forrestt Shipbuilding Engineering & Dry Dock Co Ltd Wivenhoe Built as Strath Class Trawler John Hunter  12/1921 Acquired by Consolidated Steam Fishing & Ice Co.  02/1922 Renamed as Delila  09/1927 Registered to Consolidated Fisheries Ltd  10/1934 Sold to Alexander A Davidson Commercial Quay Aberdeen where the vessel was registered  06/1940 Requisitioned as Auxiliary Patrol vessel  01/1946 Returned to owners 
1952 Sold to Looker Fishing Co Ltd Aberdeen  
The vessel was sold to BISCO and allocated to Shipbreaking Industries Ltd for breaking up

Her Details are

  • Official Number 143802
  • Call Sign GYZL
  • Admiralty Number FY 4.273
  • GT 202 NT 77 
  • Dimensions 115.4 x 22.1 x 12.1  
  • Engines Triple expansion 12, 20, 34 in x 23 in 56 rhp by A G Mumford Ltd Colchester

She arrived at Charlestown Fife 08/09/1960