S.T. City of Bristol FD207
Yard Number: 52
Gross Tonnage: 214
Net Tonnage: 77
Length: 115.0 ft
Breadth: 21.0 ft
Depth: 11.6 ft
Engine: T.3-cyl and boiler by Charles D. Holmes & Co Ltd, Hull
Built: Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co Ltd, Goole
22.3.1903: Launched by Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co Ltd, Goole (Yd.No.52) for Thomas Frederick Kelsall, Fleetwood (16/64); Richard Kelsall, Liverpool (16/54); Sarah Kelsall, Southport (8/64); Mabel Beeching Kelsall, Southport (4/64); John Johnson Jnr, Manchester (10/64); William Johnson, Manchester (6/64) and Charlotte Helen Beeching, Hull (4/64) as CITY OF BRISTOL.
20.5.1903: Registered at Fleetwood (FD207), Thomas F. Kelsall, managing owner.
12.1.1906: Eight shares (T. F. Kelsall) sold to Lars Jorgen Larsen, Fleetwood.
18.12.1910: Eight shares (L. J. Larsen) mortgaged to Williams Deacon’s Bank Ltd. London.
22.1.1910: Homeward from Icelandic grounds in thick fog, Skipper mistook Sheep Island for Bull Point, Rathlin Island, struck reef between Larry Bane and Sheep Island, Ballintoy, Co. Antrim. Total loss. Wreck lies in 20m in position 55°14.45N/06°20.35W.
25.1.1910: Fleetwood registry closed.