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Name Official number Flag IMO
GEM  123609  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1906  05/06/1906   
Vessel type Vessel description
Fishing Drifter  Wood Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
George Smith Jr, Buckpool    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
79 grt / 5 nrt / 83.2 ft  18.6 ft  8.6 ft   
Engine builder John Lewis & Sons Ltd., Aberdeen
Engine detail
C.2cyl, 16 in, 28nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Murray and George Thain, Buckie  Banff  30/06/1906 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Fishing No. BF313
1919 John Wood and J & W Mair, Portnockie 
Vessel history
Completed by 2/6/1906 but launch delayed by insufficient tides
After launch towed to Cluny Harbour
Engine fitted at Aberdeen
1914 79grt 27nrt 
Remarks
Built by George Smith Jr at his new yard on Buckpool beach, Buckie (first vessel?) 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Gunfire 29/06/1917 
Disposal Detail
Captured by German submarine UC-33 about 18nm E by S from Rattray Head and sunk by gunfire. 
 

 



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