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Barry Castle GY 53

Barry Castle Built 19/09/1933 Smiths Dock Co Ltd South Bank Middlesbrough for Consolidated Fisheries Ltd, Swansea
31/05/1934 In keeping with the ‘football league’ naming policy, the Barry Castle was renamed Manchester City 
01/1940 Bought by the Admiralty in whose service she became HMS Peridot

Shown Here as SA 33

Her Details are 

  • Official Number 144004
  • Yard Number 958
  • Call Sign GWMS
  • GT 398 NT 151
  • Quarter Deck 84 Foc’sle 25
  • Dimensions 155 x 26.4 x 12.2

15/03/1940 Whilst on patrol in the English Channel the vessel struck a mine near Dover and sank immediately