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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   353 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
276 grt  / 122 nrt / 125.3 ft  23.5 ft  12.8 ft   
Engine builder Fawcett, Preston & Co. Ltd., Liverpool
Engine detail
1-Screw. T3Cyl. (12.5, 21 & 35 - 26)in. , 480 ihp, giving 10.5 knots  

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty  Montrose   
Other names
RIVER CLYDE - HMS 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., (Kelsall & Blackburn, mgrs), Fleetwood]. 
Vessel history
Admiralty Trawler, Castle Class - Ad No 4462
completed as a fishing vessel
1939 hired as a Minesweeper by the Admiralty. 
Remarks
CASTLE Clss Admiralty trawler 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Mined 05/08/1940 
Disposal Detail
05/Aug/1940 mined and sunk off Aldeburgh, Suffolk. 
 

 



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