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Name Official number Flag IMO
BEN STROME  137153  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1914  17/07/1914  08/1914 
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen Footdee  553 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
198 grt / 86 nrt / 115.5 ft  22.1 ft  11.9 ft   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
T3cyl (12, 20, 34 x 24in), 78rhp, 1 screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Richard Irvin & Sons Ltd, North Shields  Aberdeen  18/08/1914 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Fishing No. A109 
Vessel history
04/1915 - 1919 Requisitioned for Admiralty service as a minesweeper. Admiralty No. 2657. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1941  Air Attack 27/07/1941 
Disposal Detail
27/07/1941 attacked and sunk by German aircraft when fishing 15 miles SW of Fuglo Island in the Faroes. Crew of ten were lost. 
 

 



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