Violet LH 183

Built 1907   William Weatherhead & Sons, Cockenzie East Lothian   (Wood)
Yard No  
Owner at New Thomas A.  Donaldson, Port Seton  East Lothian (owner/manager)
ID no 123030
Launch Date 1907
Completed 1907
Gross Tons 90
Nett Tons 34
Engine 34 hp C.2-cyl
Length 86.9ft
Breadth 19.3ft
Depth 9.3ft
1907 Registered at Leith LH 183.
1908 Owned by Thomas Donaldson & T. Brown, Port Seton East Lothian (Thomas Donaldson owner/manager).
08.1914 Requisitioned as a Net Laying Vessel, later converted to a “Q” ship (Ad No 70) based at Granton.
03.1915 Renamed “FIZZER”.
1919 Returned to Owners reverted to "Violet".
28.02.1930 Struck the West Pier while entering Leith in thick fog causing some damaged to the woodwork.
1935 Sold as scrap.


Leith registry closed.