References: Customs and Excise Register of Sea Fishing Boats
Port Letters & No: BF 342
Name: Rose of Shiron
Type of Vessel: Lugger, 1st class, 6 men, nets and lines.
Dimensions: 35.0ft.lok., ft.loa., ft.b., ft.d.
Tonnage: 20.0grt., 20.0nrt.
Radio Call Sign:
Years: 1880 to 1905
Owners & Port History:
1. Owner: Alexander Skinner until 1882 September 25th.
Skipper: John Gardiner
2. Owner: John Gardiner, ‘Sailor’ from 1882 September 25th. until 1885 March 30th.
3. Owner: John Dickson from 1885 March 30th.
Skipper: Alexander Addison
1880 March 11th., registered BF 342 Rose of Shiron
1905 December 18th., registry closed, vessel broken up.