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Name Official number Flag IMO
BEN VENUE  108668  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1899  21/06/1899   
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen Footdee  320 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
151 grt / 38 grt / 103.7 ft  20.2 ft  11.0 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
1-Screw. T.3cyl. (11.1/2, 18 & 31 - 21in) 160lb. 50RHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
North British Steam Fishing Co. Ltd., Aberdeen.  Aberdeen   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Regiser closed 1904. 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1904  Stranded 06/04/1904 
Disposal Detail
Whilst making for the shelter of Peterhead Bay in rough seas ran onto the Skerry Rocks 1 mile south of Peterhead. Ship came off herself but sank shortly thereafter in deep water.
Crew of 9 rescued from small boat. 
 

 



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