S.T. Queen Alexandra FD364
Official Number: 113614
Yard Number: 292
Gross Tonnage: 231
Net Tonnage: 93
Length: 121.7 ft
Breadth: 21.5 ft
Depth: 12 ft
Engine: 65NHP T.3-cyl by C. D. Holmes & Co, Hull
Built: Cook, Welton & Gemmell, Hull
Speed: 10.5 knots
20.7.1901: Launched by Cook, Welton & Gemmell, Hull (Yd.No.292) for Armitage’s Steam Trawling Co, Hull (George T. Armitage, manager) as QUEEN ALEXANDRA.
24.8.1901: Registered at Hull (H530).
1914: Transferred to Armitage’s Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Fleetwood (George T. Armitage, manager).
16.10.1916: Sank the SUNBEAM in collision SE of NW Boulders Buoy, Morecambe Bay.
3.1917: At Fleetwood. Fitted with Hotchkiss 6pdr gun (No.1234)(ex PHOEBE); compliment increased by two gunners.
29.5.1917: Requisitioned for Fishery Reserve.
7.1.1920: Sold to Thomas H. Smith, Fleetwood.
15.1.1920: Hull registry closed.
16.1.1920: Registered at Fleetwood (FD364).
1923: Sold to The Sun Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Fleetwood (J. W. Armitage, manager).
1927: Sold to Mason Trawlers Ltd, Fleetwood (T. W. Mason, manager).
1927: Thomas Cardwell became manager.
14.9.1940: Requisitioned for war service and designated for minesweeping duties.
16.9.1940: Returned to owner (Robert H. Bagshaw, manager).
28.4.1951: In moderate weather, stranded 2 miles S of Carraig Mhor Light, Sound of Islay; Islay lifeboat stood by. Refloated.
8.1952: Fishing off Isle of Man had net carried away by RN submarine. No damage to trawler or submarine.
5.8.1952: Last landing.
8.1952: Sold to BISCO and allocated to Thos. W. Ward Ltd, Sheffield for breaking up.
11.9.1952: Delivered Barrow from Fleetwood under own power.
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