Glasgow And Ships Of The Clyde

Ship: BAY FISHER (1958 - 1970 General cargo ship of James Fisher Company, Barrow)

Port of Registry: Barrow (England)
Net Tonnage: 585
Reg Tonnage: -
Gross Tonnage: 1,289
Deadweight Tonnage: 1550

Launched in June 1958 by Ardrossan Dockyard Ltd.,
A one-deck machinery aft motor coaster 220' 10" overall X 38' 01" breadth X 16' 5 1/2" draught.
Owned by James Fisher & Sons Ltd., Fisher's Buildings, Barrow-in-Furness, England
Equipped with Direction Finder, Echo-sounding Device, Gyro compass, Position Finding Device, Radar and Radio Telephone,
LLoyds class 100A1 and strengthened for navigation in ice.
Machinery was Oil Engine 2SA 6Cy, 340 x 570mm by British Polar Engines Ltd., Glasgow
Wrecked at Galle (Ceylon) in 1986