Yard No. 246
mv BEAULY FIRTH

built by George Brown & Company Greenock in 1949

(BEAULY FIRTH)

mv BEAULY FIRTH

Yard Number 246, was named BEAULY FIRTH when launched on Thursday, 02/12/1948 by George Brown & Company Greenock , for Firth Shipping(GT Gillie and Blair) Newcastle.

Her main engines were built by National Gas&Oil Engine Co Ltd , she was powered by 4s SA 6cy oil engine 10 knots Her last recorded name was NELSON B-62

She was wrecked on 14/01/1967

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1949
Ship Type: Coastal General Cargo Ship
Ship's Role: Coastal voyages general cargo.
Tonnage: 533 grt 289n
Length: 162 feet
Breadth: 28 feet
Draught: 12 feet 3
Owner History:
Firth Shipping(GT Gillie and Blair) Newcastle
Unknown owners Canada

Additional Information: Sank on 14/1/1967 west of Cape St. Mary, Nova Scotia after grounding.
Information supplied by George Robinson.

Previous update by Colin Campbell
Photo supplied by George Robinson