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Name Official number Flag IMO
ABINGDON    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918  11/06/1918  06/11/1918 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Minesweeper  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Troon   335 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 710 disp 231 ft 0 in  28 ft 6 in    7 ft 6 in 
Engine builder George Clark Ltd., Sunderland
Engine detail
2 - Screw, steam reciprocating ihp 2200 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Navy     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Joined Aegean Squadron on completion. In reserve at Malta 1919-1935 
Remarks
minesweeper Hunt class N.9C. WW2 N.23 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Bombed 05/04/1942 
Disposal Detail
bombed at Malta by Italian aircraft 1/4/42 and beached at Calcara, bombed again 5/4/42 and became total loss. Remains scrapped in situ 1950.  
 

 



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