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Customs and Excise Register of Sea Fishing Boats

Mariners Almanac (Aberdeen Journals)

Olsens Almanac

CLIP Project

Mercantile Navy List

Steam Drifters: Jim Tarvit

British Fisheries Directory

British Warships 1914-1919: Dittmar and Colledge

Warships of World War II: Lenton and Colledge.

British Vessels Lost at Sea 1914-1918 and 1939-1945: HMSO


Port Letters & No: 
Owners & Port History
 BF 175
( chronological order)

1. Owner: 1910-1945 J W Lovie, Macduff and others.

Official Number:  Port: Macduff  
127306 2. Owner: 1945-1949 William Wiseman, Macduff.  
Built: 1910 W G Stephen, Banff Port: Macduff  
3. Owner:   
Type of Vessel:  Port:   
 Steam screw ketch, 1st class, 8 men, nets and lines. 4. Owner:   
Length:  Port:   
 86.5ft loa. 5. Owner:   
Tonnage:  Port:   
 78grt., 32nrt. 6. Owner:   
Engine Power:  Port:   
 Steam engine 30nhp.    

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Radio Call Sign:       
 1910 to 1945      


 1910 completed and registered BF 175 Dunedin

1915, April, on hire to Admiralty as anti submarine net vessel: Ad No 2495: fitted with one 6pdr gun.

1919 returned to owners.

1940, May, on hire to Admiralty as examination vessel:Ad No FY 514

1945 January returned to owners.

1949 registry closed, vessel scrapped.