Achilles  GN 38

Built 1890    Earle's Shipbuilding & Engineering Co Ltd, Hull  (Iron)
   
Yard No 342
   
Owner at New Anglo Norwegian Fishing Co Ltd, Hull ( Andrew Johnson manager)
   
ID no 98704
   
Launch Date 20.09.1890
   
Completed 10.1890
   
Gross Tons 148
   
Nett Tons 53
   
Engine 50 hp C.2-cyl by Earle's Shipbuilding & Engineering Co Ltd, Hull
   
Length 101ft
   
Breadth 20.6ft
   
Depth 10.7ft
   
Owners  
15.10.1890 Registered at Hull H 109
18.10.1890 Ran trial trip
02.06.1896 At Elgin Sheriff Court, Skipper Henry Williams Briggs fined 20 or thirty days imprisonment for fishing one and a half miles inside the legal limit off Hopeman in the Moray Firth on 26th February 1896.
12.1906 Owned by John Brown, Granton ,Edinburgh (Archibald Glen Brown, manager)
21.12.1906 Hull registry closed.
12.1906 Registered at Granton GN 38
22.01.1908 Towed into Granton with engine failure by S.T. "Athole" GN 35 from six miles SE of May Island, Firth of Forth.
17.05.1909 At Cupar Sheriff Court, Skipper Alexander Linton fined 60 or sixty days imprisonment and his fishing gear forfeited for fishing inside the three mile legal limit  on 19th April 1909.
29.07.1912 Foundered 26 miles East of May Island, Firth of Forth; Skipper O. Johnstone &  seven crew rescued.
1912 Granton registry closed.