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Name Official number Flag IMO
REDWING  94025  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1896  10/07/1896   
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Mackie & Thomson, Govan Old Yard  112 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
119 grt / 30 nrt / 95.0 ft  19.9 ft  9.8 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl (13½ & 30 - 21)in 40nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Caithness Steam Fishing Co Ltd - mng Donald W Georgeson, Wick  Wick   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Fishing No. WK607.
1898 The Sunderland Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Sunderland - mng T Melrose, J Phillips and D Bell, North Shields - reg Sunderland (fishing SD1)
1901 Steam Herring Fleet Ltd, Aberdeen - reg Aberdeen (fishing A425)
31/12/1912 J A & D R Ritchie and John Buthlay, Aberdeen
10/1927 Alexander F Wood, Aberdeen
1931 Ernest W Mutten, Aberdeen
 
Vessel history
12/8/1896 arrived Wick from Aberdeen
19/10/1910 lost rudder off Orkney; taken in tow by trawler HELIOS
22/10/1910 broke free the tug and drifted nearer to shore and Girdleness; picked up by Granton trawler RUBISLAW and towed into Aberdeen
1914 119grt 51nrt
29/5/1917 requisitioned by Admiralty for RN Fishing Reserve - continued fishing
1919 returned to owners
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1938  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1937 sold to T W Ward Ltd for demolition
1938 broken up at Preston 
 

 



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