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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLENALBYN  128385  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1909  28/06/1909  1909 
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Drifter  Wood Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Herd & Mackenzie, Findochty  11 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
82 grt / 34 nrt / 86.1 ft  18.3 ft  9.1 ft   
Engine builder John Lewis & Sons Ltd., Aberdeen
Engine detail
C2cyl, 16 in, 140 psi, 28hp, 1-Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Burrell & John Herd, Findochty  Buckie  20/07/1909 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Fishing No. BCK53
1909 Alexander Flett & others, Findochty.
1913 John Herd & others, Findochty.
1920 Registered Fraserburgh FR57
1924 Benjamin Buchan & others, Fraserburgh.
1938 Richard Irvin & Sons Ltd, North Shields
1940 Registry closed 
Vessel history
09/1917-1919 Requisitioned for Admiralty Service as an examination vessel.
1939 Requisitioned for Admiralty Service 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1939  Sunk 23/12/1939 
Disposal Detail
Sunk in a mine decoy experiment in Loch Ewe. Drifter PROMOTIVE was also sunk in same experiment. 
 

 



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