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Manx King GY 881

MANX KING built 04/1916 Smiths Dock Middlesborough for Walter H Beeley
04/1916 Requisitioned as AA and mine sweeping duties
04/1917 London Owner
12/1917 Aberdeen Owner
Returned 1919
1919 Earl Steam Fishing Co. Ltd. Sir Alex Black Grimsby
06/1919 Registered as GY 387 Manx King
06/1919 owned by L Slaney
07/1919 went to J Smethurst
06/1920 H Smethurst
05/1924 Earl SF
1928 J. W. Smethhurst, Grimsby
1934 A. G. L. Meff, Aberdeen
12/1935 Aberdeen owners
1950 J. Cameron, Aberdeen  according to Lloyds register

A 390 Manx King


Her Details are

  • Official Number 138958¬†
  • Yard Number 614
  • Admiralty Number 3274
  • Armament 1-6pdr AA
  • GT 235 NT 90
  • Dimensions 117.8 x 22.5 x 12.1
  • Quarter Deck 67 Foc’sle 19
  • Engines 3 cyl 12.5, 20, 34 x 24in 74nhp

07/07/1942 Lost, Bombed by Aircraft 10 miles NE of Fuglo Head Faeroes