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Name Official number Flag IMO
BERKELEY CASTLE     GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1943  19/08/1943  18/11/1943 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Corvette  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  699 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1060 disp 252 ft oa  36 ft 8 in    13 ft 9 in 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
1-shaft VTE, 2 Admiralty 3-drum boilers, oil, 2750ihp giving 16.5 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Corvette, Castle Class - K.387, F.387

February 1953 she was badly damaged when she capsized in the dry dock at Sheerness during the East Coast floods. She was later refloated.


Battle Honours: ATLANTIC 1939-45

 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1956  Broken Up 29/02/1956 
Disposal Detail
Arrived T.W.Ward of Grays Essex for breaking up. 
 

 



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