Southampton, Isle of Wight & South of England Royal Mail Steam Packet Co Ltd (Red Funnel), Southampton
Subsequent owner and registration history
Ordered from Hutson & Sons Glasgow and hull contracted to McKnight. 1033 passengers 1914 473grt 190nrt; 1921 471grt 188nrt 15/5/1915-11/6/1919 requisitioned by Admiralty, initiall as a troop transport, and then as minesweeper No.583. Returned to service after refit in 1921. 29/4/1940 requisitioned by Admiralty as auxiliary anti-aircraft ship No.241 (fitted out by John I Thornycroft & Co Ltd, Woolston); from 9/1943 accommodation ship on the Clyde. Returned to owners 1946 in poor condition. 1947 laid up
Fate / Status
Broken Up 31/12/1948
31/12/1948 arrived Northam for breaking up by Pollock, Brown & Co.