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George Castle GY 583

George Castle Built 1919 R. Williamson & Son Ltd Workington Built as Strath Class Trawler for the Admiralty 10/1923 Bought by Beacon Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby   01/1924 Surveyed at Grimsby 09/1924 Surveyed at Grimsby  04/1925 Renamed Lord Tennyson 
08/1928 Bought by Consolidated Fisheries Ltd Grimsby 10/1928 Moved to Granton became Fernelea 07/1932 Surveyed at Leith 
06/1936 LR class Withdrawn at owner’s request  1937 In Lloyd’s Register owner G. G. Paton Granton Renamed as River Annan  11/1939 Requisitioned as a Boom defence vessel
11/1945 Returned


Her Details are

  • Official Number 140798
  • Yard Number 236
  • GT 204 NT 84
  • Dimensions 115.2 x 22.1 x 12.2
  • Engines Triple expansion 12, 20, 34 x 23in 75rhp by W Beardmore & Co Ltd Glasgow