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Name Official number Flag IMO
HELEN SLATER  132179  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918     
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Drifter  Wood Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
George Smith Jr, Buckpool    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
102 grt / 43 nrt / 88.0 ft  19.2 ft  9.3 ft   
Engine builder Rose Street Foundry & Engineering Co. Ltd., Inverness
Engine detail
T3cyl, 18 in, 44hp, 1 screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Slater, J. Slater & others, Buckie  Buckie  12/06/1918 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Fishing No. BCK289
1930 James & George Slater, Buckpool
1949 John Cameron
1949 Co-operative Wholesale Society, Manchester 
Vessel history
06/1918-1919 Requisitioned for Admiralty service as a control vessel. Pennant No. 3427.
1941-1945 Requisitioned for Admiralty service on harbour service. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1949  Register Closed  
Disposal Detail
John Cameron, shipbreaker, removed engine and boiler then sold hull to C.W.S. who used it as a fish hulk at North Voe, Whalsay for some years. Several years later, the hull was beached on Shetland and broken up. 
 

 



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