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Name Official number Flag IMO
LOCH SHIN  148965  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1930  04/12/1929  1/1930 
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Lewis & Sons Ltd., Aberdeen Torry  111 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
255 grt / 110 nrt / 121.0 ft  22.6 ft  12.6 ft   
Engine builder John Lewis & Sons Ltd., Aberdeen
Engine detail
T3cyl (12, 21 & 34 - 24in) 68/86nhp 200lbs, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Empire Steam Fishing Co of Aberdeen Ltd - mng Harry Holmes, Aberdeen  Aberdeen  08/01/1930 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1935 mng Malcolm Smith Jr, Aberdeen
1939 Malcolm Smith Ltd, Aberdeen - same mng 
Vessel history
Fishing No: A 78
28/9/1939 Admiralty requisition as boom defence vessel
1940 deployed to Norwegian campaign
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Bombed 26/05/1940 
Disposal Detail
26/5/1940 badly damaged by German aircraft bombing at Harstad, Norway; attempts to beach her on 27/5 failed and she was declared a total loss (presumed to have sunk) 
 

 



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