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Name Official number Flag IMO
MTB.109    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1944     
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Motor Torpedo Boat  Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton Leven Yard  1376 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 17 disp 43.0 ft  11.0 ft  5.2 ft   
Engine builder Packard Motor Car Co.,
Engine detail
Petrol engine, 1220bhp 46kn, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
William Denny & Brothers. Dumbarton      
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
194x The Admiralty
1945 ??
 
Vessel history
Experimental craft ordered 28/2/1942
Experimental semi-hydrofoil hard chine motor torpedo boat built on spec.
Private venture. Designed after much experimental tank work into the problems of high speed craft
Reached 46knots on trials (some claim 52kn)
Hull subcontracted to McGruer & Co, Clynder
12/1945 for sale incomplete. 
Remarks
Initally a 20' plywood model built by McGruer of Clynder, fitted with Wolseley 10 engine & a Roote’s turbo-charger 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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