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Name Official number Flag IMO
JOFFRE  135730  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1916  22/11/1915   
Vessel type Vessel description
Tug   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan The Shipyard  265 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
260 grt / 3 nrt / 115.0 ft  26.1 ft  11.7 ft   
Engine builder J. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
T3cyl (18,28.5,46x30ins), 1140ihp, 1Screw, 11 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Lawson Steam Tug-boat Co Ltd, Newcastle  Ardrossan   
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
11/1917 hired by Royal Navy, to 03/1919
06/1920 Lawson-Batey Tugs Ltd, Newcastle
01/1959 chartered to Tyne Tugs Ltd. 
Vessel history

To Newcastle registry from 1925.

05/1925 stranded and awash near Bolt Head, Devon, refloated and towed to Falmouth then to the Tyne for repair, returned to service 09/1925.

01/1953 damaged when run down by BLENHEIM at Stanhope Buoys, South Shields.



End year Fate / Status
1966  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
Broken up by P.W.McLellan at Bo'ness, sold 03/1966 


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