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Aberdeen Built Ships

Aberdeen Press and Journal : Aberdeen Journals Ltd., Publisher.

Aberdeen Evening Express : Aberdeen Journals Ltd., Publisher.

British Vessels Lost at Sea 1914-1918 and 1939-1945 : Patrick Stephens Ltd., now Haynes Publishing, Publisher.

British Warships 1914-1919: Dittmar and Colledge : Ian Allan Publishing Ltd., Publisher.

Customs and Excise Registers of Sea Fishing Boats

Fishing News, Intrafish, Publisher.

Mariners Almanac : Aberdeen Journals Ltd., Publisher.

Mercantile Navy Lists via the CLIP Project.

Olsens Fishermans Nautical Almanack : E T W Dennis & Sons Ltd, Publisher.

Scotsman Archives: Johnstone Publications.

Steam Drifters, A Brief History : Jim Tarvit : Scottish Fisheries Museum, Publisher.

Warships of World War II : Lenton and Colledge : Ian Allan Publishing Ltd., Publisher.



Port Letters & No: 
Owners & Port History
 BF 1987
( chronological order)

1. Owner: Peter Coull (Skipper) James Coull and Peter Cormack all of Portgordon in the County of Banff, Fishermen until 1901 September 11th.

Official Number:  Port: Portgordon  
  2. Owner: John Morrison (Skipper) and Peter Cormack both of Portgordon in the County of Banff, Fishermen from 1901 September 11th., until 1904 January 12th.  


1897 March, Stevenson and Asher, Banff.

Port: Portgordon  

3. Owner: James Hendry of 6 Hope Street and Peter Cormack of 5 Richmond Place both of Portgordon in the County of Banff, Fishermen from 1904 January 12th.


1904 January 12th., James Hendry

1904 December 31st., Peter Coull

1906 April 26th., Peter Cormack


Type of Vessel:  Port: Portgordon  
 Lugger, Zulu, carvel,1st class, 6 men and 1 boy, nets and lines. 4. Owner:   
Dimensions: Port:   
 55.0ft. lok., 72.4ft.loa.,  19.8ft.b., 6.3ft.d. 5. Owner:   
Tonnage:  Port:   
  40.02grt., nrt. 6. Owner:   
Propulsion: Port:   
 Lug sails and auxilliary motor.    

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 1915 to 1916      


 1897, March 6th., completed and registered BF 1987 Campania.

1915 January, on hire to Admiralty; Ad No:MB 177.

1919 returned to owners.