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Balthazar GY 213

Balthazar 01/1952 changed to Royal Marine 02/1952 until 03/1960 Originally named Butser Built 20/11/1940 by Cook Welton and Gemmell for the Admiralty Built as a Hills Class T 219
10/04/1946 Sold to Devon Steam Fishing Co ltd Hull Renamed Balthazar H 359 11/01/1952 sold to Loyal Steam Fishing Co Grimsby and Renamed Royal Marine GY 213 11/04/1960 sold to Wyre trawlers Fleetwood FD 63 25/07/1963 vessel abandoned south of the Mull of Galloway after a fire in the Stoke hold On being towed back to Fleetwood the Royal Marine was found to be damaged beyond repair and laid up 1963 sold to scrap to west of Scotland  Shipbreaking Co


Her Details are 

  • Official number 181282
  • Yard number 683
  • GT 510 NT 160
  • Dimensions 166.3 x 28
  • Engines by CD Holmes 970 IHP 11 knots 

22/10/1963 left Fleetwood for Troon for breaking up