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Name Official number Flag IMO
GENISTA    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1916  26/02/1916  04/1916 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Sloop  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Napier & Miller Ltd, Old Kilpatrick Old Kilpatrick  208 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1250 disp 81.7 m  10.2 m    3.4 m 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
1 shaft TE, 2 boilers, coal, 2000ihp giving 16 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Fleet Sweeping Sloop, Arabis Class – T.63 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1916  Torpedoed 23/10/1916 
Disposal Detail
23/10/1916 while on minesweeping duties she was torpedoed by U-57 in the Atlantic SW of Cape Clear, Ireland. She sank rapidly with the loss of 79 lives. 
 

 



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