As Herring Carrier

Reproduced with acknowledgement to J. H. Holland

Watchful GW 19

Built 1903   Cook Welton & Gemmell Ltd,  Beverley  (Steel)
Yard No 40
Owner at New William  H. Leask, Peterhead  (owner/manager)
ID no 114900
Launch Date 02.12.1903
Completed 1902
Gross Tons 88
Nett Tons 32
Engine 35 hp by Crabtree & Co Ltd, Great Yarmouth  
Length 86ft
Breadth 18ft
Depth 8.2ft


06.02.1903 Registered at Peterhead PD 498
1912 Owned by Andrew & B. Buchan & William H. Leask, Peterhead (Andrew Buchan manager)
09.1915 Requisitioned and converted to Boom Defence Vessel based on the Humber.
1919 Returned to Owners
1919 Owned by James Alexander & John A. Kyles, Glasgow, (Herring Carrier)
1919 Peterhead registry closed.
1919 Registered at Glasgow GW 19.
1938 Sold as scrap.
1938 Scrapped by West of Scotland Ship Breaking Co Ltd at Troon