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Remagio GY 843

Remagio Built 20/04/1913 by Cook Welton & Gemmel for George F Sleight 
Requisitioned 05/1915 as a minesweeper
Returned 1919
17/11/1933 Sold to Sleight and Humphrey,
08/09/1941 she was bombed and damaged by aircraft near Bamburgh, Northumberland,
17/05/1949 sold to G F Sleight and Sons
My Grandfather was skipper of her 20/05/1953 for only a month 20/06/1953

Her details are

  • Official Number 134770
  • Yard number 269
  • Admiralty Number 1487
  • Armament 1-3pdr
  • Call sign was MCJW
  • Dimensions 106.7′ x 21′ x 10.9′
  • Quarter deck of 58′
  • Engines were by C D Holmes 62 NHP 10 Knots
  • GT 174 NT 76

She was Scrapped 28/03/1956 sold to Jacques Bakker en Zonen of Belgium for Breaking up.