Morning_Star new in 1906 David Watson 1 David Watson 2 David Watson 3

1. Morning Star in Anstruther on delivery from builders 1906. Photograph courtesy of Ernie and Davena Brown. Davena is the daughter of David Watson.
2., 3. and 4. David Watson's biography by Ernie Brown.

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Ernie and Davena Brown

Steam Drifters: Jim Rarvit

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Port Letters & No: 
Owners & Port History
KY 128
( chronological order)

1. Owner:J & D Watson until 1920

Morning Star  
Official Number:  Port: Cellardyke  
117578 2. Owner: A & A Rodger, D & RJ Jaffrey, R D Hendry, L Bruce, T Davidson, R H Davidson, D Snadden and T Cunningham.  
Built:  Port: Cellardyke.  
1906 William Geddes, Portgordon. 3. Owner:   
Type of Vessel:  Port:   
Steam screw Ketch, wooden, 1st class, 10 men, nets. 4. Owner:   
Length:  Port:   
87.2ft loa.  5. Owner:   
Tonnage:  Port:   
84grt., 36nt   6. Owner:   
Engine Power:  Port:   

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1906 to 1937      


 1906 completed and registered KY 128

1915, February,  war service as anti submarine net vessel, 1x3pdr gun, Ad No 2127

1919 returned to owners

1920 sold within port of registry

1937 scrapped.