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Name Official number Flag IMO
BOTTISHAM    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1953  16/02/1953  21/10/1953 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Minesweeper  Wood Diesel 1 Mast 
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   473 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 170 disp 106 ft 10 in  21 ft 8 in    6 ft 0 in 
Engine builder Davey, Paxman & Co. Ltd., Colchester
Engine detail
2 - Screw. 2 Paxman 12YHAM 550bhp diesel, 1100bhp giving 14 knots. (9 knots when sweeping). 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Navy     
Other names
RAFV.5000 - RAFV.5010 
Subsequent owner and registration history
23/11/1973 sold to Gomba Marine Ltd for commercial use. 7/1977 resold to Middle East interests. 
Vessel history
Ham class inshore minesweeper M2611. In reserve from completion until 1965. In use by RAF 1966-1971 for target towing.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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