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Name Official number Flag IMO
BLACKMOREVALE    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1917  23/03/1917   
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Minesweeper  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan The Shipyard  279 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
485 grt /  / 750 disp 231.0 ft  28.0 ft    7.0 ft 
Engine builder Ross & Duncan, Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl, 2 Yarrow boilers, coal, 1800ihp. 16 knots. 2Screws 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty, London (Royal Navy)     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Hunt-class minesweeper
2 x 12pdr and 2 x 2pdr guns 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1918  Mined 01/05/1918 
Disposal Detail
Mined and sunk off Montrose with 26 casualties. Mine laid by U-71 
 

 



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