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Name Official number Flag IMO
PENTLAND FIRTH  141942  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  27/08/1919   
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan   306 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
628 grt / 296 nrt / 175.4 ft  28.3 ft  10.1 ft   
Engine builder Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir
Engine detail
T3cyl (14,23,38x27ins), 99rhp, 1Screw (LR shows Coatbridge as place of build) 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Border Shipping Co. Ltd. (G.T.Gillie & Co.), Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
1924 ALOUETTE - 1936 DUNVEGAN HEAD 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1924 General Steam Navigation Company, London
1936 A.F.Henry & MacGregor Ltd., Leith 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1948  Broken Up 26/08/1948 
Disposal Detail
22/06/1944 shelled and sunk by German shore batteries at Sword Beach, Normandy with a cargo of bombs and ammunition ex Southampton. Refloated 03/1948, arrived the Tyne on above date for breaking. 
 

 



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