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Name: CHRISOBEL
Type: Fishing Vessel - Drifter
Launched: 03/03/1904
Completed: 04/1904
Builder: Smith's Dock Co Ltd
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number: 741
Dimensions: 84grt, 19nrt, 82.2 x 18.5 x 8.3ft
Engines: C2cyl (12 & 26 x 16ins), 28nhp
Engines by: WVG Lidgerwood, Glasgow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 114284
History:
04/1904 Alexander Wood, Peterhead; registered at Fraserburgh
1919 Richard Irvin & Sons Ltd, North Shields
No later history known
Comments: 1904: Allocated fishing registration number FR26 at Fraserburgh
05/1915: Hired by the Admiralty as a net vessel & minesweeper
Armed with 1 x 3pdr gun
1919: Returned to owners
Still listed in MNL 1937