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Name Official number Flag IMO
CLARECASTLE  136345  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1914  07/12/1914  12/1914 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster General Cargo  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scott & Sons, Bowling   256 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
627 grt / 236 nrt / 179.9 ft  28.6 ft  10.8 ft   
Engine builder Aitchison, Blair Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
Steam T.3-cyl. (15", 25½" & 41" x 30") 85rhp, 1 screww 

First owner First port of register Registration date
John Kelly Ltd., (Samuel Kelly, manager), Belfast  Belfast   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
10/1915 Arthur Guinness, Son & Co Ltd, Dublin
1953 Arthur S. Davidson Ltd, Belfast 
Vessel history
War service
26/06/1917 until 27/02/1918 Royal Navy Collier (no number allocated) for G.S.W. Railway Service.
28/02/1918 until 07/06/1918 British Expeditionary Force Transport No. C8610, cross channel with hay.
08/06/1918 until 20/06/1918 Royal Navy Collier (one trip).
21/06/1918 until mid-1919 British Expeditionary Force Transport, initially on the Channel Island service then hay and potatoes from East Coast to France.
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1958  Broken Up 10/12/1958 
Disposal Detail
1958 British Iron & Steel Corporation and allocated to the Ayrshire Dockyard Company Ltd., for demolition at Irvine.
10/12/1958 Delivered at Ayr.
Broken up at Irvine 
 

 



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