Yard Number 956, was named TALISMAN when launched on Wednesday, 10/04/1935 by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow , for London & North Eastern Railway Company.
Other names she bore were: ARISTOCRAT. Her last recorded name was TALISMAN
TALISMAN was scrapped on 1967
Ship Type: Paddle Vessel
Tonnage: 544 grt | 211 nrt
Length: 227 feet
Breadth: 54 feet extreme over paddleboxes
Draught: 6 feet
London & North Eastern Railway Company
Additional Information: Order to proceed 23.10.1934
Keel laid 22.11.1934 (?) slip 3.
converted to an AA ship in 1940 and renamed HMS Aristocrat. Returned to owners in 1946. Photo showing vessel aground at Arrochar 1952 supplied by Gavin Stewart.