Norrna

Vessel name on Arrival: Norna II

Original Builder: Caledon Shipbuilding & Engineering Company, Dundee

Original Yard No: 208

Official Number:

Vessel Type: fisheryprotection

GRT: 457

Year Built: 1909

Arrival Date: 11/03/1960

Breakup Started: 21/03/1960

Date First Beached: 05/05/1960

Date Breakup Completed: 12/07/1960

Draught For’d: 9' 3"

Draught Aft: 14' 0"

Name Changes:

 

1909  :   Launched as the Fisheries Preotection Vessel NORNA

 

1914 – 1919  :   Requisitioned for war service by Royal Navy, serving as an Examination Vessel

 

1939 – 1946  :   Requisitioned for war service by Royal Navy, serving as an Examination Vessel

 

1959  :   Renamed NORNA II in order to release the name for a new-build vessel

 

 

Other Information:

 

09-03-1909   :   Launched

May    1909   :    Completed

 

Dimensions   :    45.7 metres  x  7.6 metres

 

Tonnage   :   457 tons

 

Propulsion  :   Triple Expansion Steam Reciprocating Engine manufactured by the Builder

 

Engine Output & Vessel Speed  :   1,150 IHP   /    13.5 knots