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Name Official number Flag IMO
J FARLEY  145927  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1922  17/01/1922   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Ferry  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   382 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
464 grt / 147 nrt / 152.0 ft  40.1 ft  11.0 ft   
Engine builder Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon
Engine detail
T4Cyl. 15, 23.5 & (2) 25 - 21in. 187nhp. 2 Screws.  

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Mayor, Aldermen & Burgesses of the Borough of Wallasey  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
06/1952 The Admiralty - Underwater Weapons Research Establishment, Portland
1974 Don Hickman
19xx Husbands Shipyard, Southampton. 
Vessel history
WWII. Served as a Netlayer based Clyde and Milford Haven.
1952 Engines removed at Weymouth. Cosens & Co. Admiralty used ship as a Sonar Trials vessel.
1974 Plan to convert to floating dance venue or a stern wheeled pleasure steamer 'River Queen' on the Thames came to nothing
1983 Rusting hulk at Marchwood, Southampton. 
Remarks
Wanted name JOHN FARLEY, chairman of the ferry commission, but that was already in use. 
End year Fate / Status
  Hulked  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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