Leaving Granton
Reproduced with acknowledgement to Captain Walter Lyle Hume Isle of Wight

Kelso Paton  GW 2

Built 1956    John Lewis & Sons Ltd,  Aberdeen  (Steel)
   
Yard No 255
   
Owner at New Ardrossan Trawling Co Ltd,  Glasgow (Walter K. Paton Ltd, Glasgow, managers)
   
ID no 185038
   
Launch Date 17.01.1956
   
Completed 03.1956
   
Gross Tons 274
   
Nett Tons 87
   
Engine 640 hp     4-cyl 2SA M44M  by   British Polar Engines Ltd, Glasgow      (Engine No 325)
   
Length 115.4ft
   
Breadth 25.1ft
   
Depth 12.9ft
 

 

Owners  
15.03.1956 Ran trials off Aberdeen
20.03.1956 Ran fishing trials.
10.1964 Thomas L. Devlin & Sons Ltd, Granton Edinburgh appointed managers
1972 Owned by Boyd Line Ltd, Hull (William Liston & Son, Granton Edinburgh managers)

1972

Renamed "ARCTIC SCOUT" 

1976

Sold as scrap to UK Ship Breaker.
   
 
  Newly arrived in Granton
  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Captain Walter Lyle Hume Isle of Wight & Scotsman Newspaper Publications