William Fife Jr. OBE (15 Juin 1857 – 11 August 1944), an aa kent as William Fife III, wis the third generation o a faimily o Scots yacht designers an biggers.[1]

William Fife Jr.
William Fife Portrait.jpg
Fife in 1903
Born15 Juin 1857(1857-06-15)
Fairlie, Scotland
Died11 August 1944(1944-08-11) (aged 87)
Fairlie, Scotland
Ither namesWilliam Fife, III


  1. "William Fife, 88, Yacht Designer. Creator of Racing Shamrocks for Lipton Dies. Drew Up Plans for Clyde Cutters". New York Times. 12 August 1944. Retrieved 2015-09-01. William Fife of Fairlie, Ayrshire, who designed many racing yachts, including several of the famous Shamrocks for the late Sir Thomas Lipton, died today at the age of 88. ...