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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLEN USK  135796  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1914  11/04/1914   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Excursion  Steel Paddle Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   287 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
524 grt / 209 nrt / 224.3 ft  28.1 ft  8.9 ft   
Engine builder Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon
Engine detail
Paddle steamer. C2Cyl. (26.5 & 52 - 54) 165NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
P. & A. Campbell Ltd., Newport / Bristol  Newport   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
01/1915 - 09/1919 Admiralty requisition - minesweeper
09/1939 - 10/1945 Admiralty requisition - minesweeper, 05/1942 Anti-submarine ship, 03/1945 accommodation ship
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Prototype of the Admiralty paddle-minesweeper
see also: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=26445 
End year Fate / Status
1963  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
1963 sold to Haulbowline Industries Ltd for demolition at Passage West, Cork, left Cardiff 29/04/1963 under tow. 
 

 



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