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Name Official number Flag IMO
WILLIAM GRIFFITHS    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  19/11/1918  21/02/1919 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Trawler  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
George Brown & Co, Greenock Garvel Shipyard  113 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
280 grt / 113 nrt / 125 ft 6in  23 ft 6in  12 ft 6in   
Engine builder McKie & Baxter, Copland Works, Govan
Engine detail
1 Shaft reciprocating VTE, 480 ihp, giving 10.5 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty     
Other names
1919 INVERSPEY 
Subsequent owner and registration history
02/05/1919 ON142270 registered Greenock (GK20).
1919 sold to A. Hardie of Aberdeen.
1920 sold to F. Crimlis, Hull.
1921 Pearl Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Scarborough (Ben Simpson Jnr & Frank Crimlis, mgrs). Reg Scarborough (SH173).
1922 The Sun Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Fleetwood (J. W. Armitage, manager) (FD421).  
Vessel history
Admiralty Castle class trawler. 21/02/1919 completed as a fishing vessel 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1923  Stranded 13/08/1923 
Disposal Detail
13/08/1923 stranded in Galway Bay crew saved. Declared Constructive Total Loss. 
 

 



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