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Name Official number Flag IMO
RICHARD CUNDY  135789  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  12/08/1919  03/10/1919 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co, Ayr Ayr  353 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
276 grt  / 122 nrt / 125.3 ft  23.5 ft  12.8 ft   
Engine builder Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon
Engine detail
T3cyl (12½, 21 & 35 - 26)in 61nhp 480ihp 10½kn, 1-screw.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty  Montrose  28/11/1919 
Other names
1922 RIVER CLYDE  
Subsequent owner and registration history
12/1919 Montrose Fishing Co Ltd, Aberdeen - ME49.
1922 Thomas F. Kelsall & Henry Blackburn, Fleetwood - FD418.
1924 River Steam Fishing Company Ltd - mng Kelsall & Blackburn, Fleetwood. 
Vessel history
Admiralty Trawler, Castle Class - Ad No 4462
Completed as a fishing vessel
8/1939 hired as minesweeper HMS RIVER CLYDE by the Admiralty. 
Remarks
Castle Class Admiralty trawler 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Mined 05/08/1940 
Disposal Detail
5/8/1940 mined and sunk off Aldeburgh, Suffolk. 
 

 



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