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Name Official number Flag IMO
CONQUEROR  95786  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1889  20/02/1889   
Vessel type Vessel description
Yacht   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Russell & Co, Port Glasgow Kingston Yard  194 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
386 grt / 174 nrt / 188.0 ft  24.6 ft  13.5 ft   
Engine builder William King & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl 15½"24"40"x33" 90nhp 644ihp 11kn 1-Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Walter S Bailey, Hull  Hull   
Other names
1915 HMS CONQUEROR II 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1891 Frederick William Vanderbilt, New York - reg New York.
1913 William Angus Drogo Montagu, Duke of Manchester - reg London.  
Vessel history
1913: 407grt 222nrt
1/2/1915 hired by the Admiralty, armed with 2 x 6pounder guns and commissioned as HMY CONQUEROR II 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1916  Torpedoed 26/09/1916 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.52 in Fair Isle Channel.

following from http://www.fleetwood-trawlers.info/index.php/2009/01/st-sarah-alice-fd140/
26/9/1916: North of Fair Isle, in approx position 59.44N 1.35W [minesweeping trawler SARAH ALICE (Ad.No.329)] in company with HMY CONQUEROR II (Ad.No. 051) investigating a British steamer with no number up, afterwards identified as Admiralty store carrier ST. GOTHARD (2788grt/1903), at 5.20 pm. attacked by enemy submarine (U.52). Three torpedoes fired, [SARAH ALICE] struck by first one, no survivors; and third sank CONQUEROR.
27/9/1916: At 4.00 am. seventeen officers and men from CONQUEROR II picked up from carley floats by HM Destroyer SYLVIA. 
 

 



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