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Name Official number Flag IMO
GEORGE DARBY    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918  28/09/1918  21/10/1918 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Bow, McLachlan & Co. Ltd., Paisley Thistle Yard  361 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
276 grt / 113 nrt / 125.7 ft  23.4 ft  12.8 ft   
Engine builder Fawcett, Preston & Co. Ltd., Liverpool
Engine detail
1-screw. T3Cyl. (12.5, 21 & 35 - 26)in. 180lb. 61rhp., 10.5 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty     
Other names
1925 BULBY - 1926 GUIMERA - 1936 VIRGEN DEL CARMEN - 1936 DONOSTIA - 1939 GUIMERA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1923 S. Robford & Co, Aberdeen (A953).
1925 J. Marr & Son Ltd, Fleetwood and, Jan, Boston Deep Sea Fishing & Ice Co r/n BULBY (FD34). Later French-owned as FANION?.
1925 Gumersindo Roura S.L, Corunna and r/n (Feb) GUIMERA.
1930 reg at San Sebastian.
1939 returned to owner, repaired and reverted to GUIMERA.  
Vessel history
Admiralty Trawler, Castle Class - Ad No 3681
1920 reg London ON145017.  
Remarks
see also: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=23535
 
End year Fate / Status
1967  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1967 sold for breaking up.
Also reported as wrecked in 1968.  
 

 



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