Official Number: 148953
Yard Number: 615
Gross Tonnage; 253
Net Tonnage: 98
Length: 120.7 ft
Breadth: 23.1 ft
Depth: 12.5 ft
Engine: T.3-cyl by W. Beardmore & Co Ltd, Coatbridge
Built: Wm. Beardmore & Co Ltd, Dalmuir, Glasgow
2.1928: Completed by Wm. Beardmore & Co Ltd, Dalmuir, Glasgow (Yd.No.615) for their own account as HANNAH E. REYNOLDS.
22.2.1928: Registered at Aberdeen (A322).
5.1928: Sold to William A. Leith, Aberdeen (managing owner).
1.3.1931: At about 1.00 am. stranded on Holm of Aikerness, Westray. Crew taken off by rocket apparatus.
5.3.1931: Refloated with tug assistance and berthed Stromness.
1937: Sold to Boston Deep Sea Fishing & Ice Co Ltd, Fleetwood (Basil A. Parkes, manager).
29.12.1938: Renamed ELIZABETH ANGELA (A322).
10.1.1939: First landing under new name, 308 boxes grossed £391.
11.1939: Requisitioned for war service as a minesweeper (P.No.FY.767) (Hire rate £112.15.11d/month).
13.8.1940: Sunk by German aircraft in St. Margaret’s Bay, Dover (Ty/Skipper. F. A. Meggitt RNR); one crewman MPK.
21.8.1940: Aberdeen registry closed “Vessel lost whilst on Naval Service”.
(MPK – George V. C. Francis, Seaman, RNPS)
Note: Straight frames, angular bilge (chine built)
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24/01/2009: Page published. 4 updates since then.
29/01/2018: Removed FMHT watermark from image.