Silvian GY 1302

She was bulit by A. Hall & Co Ltd, Aberdeen 18/10/1919 for the Admiralty as WATERSHED
24/10/1919 Transferred to Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries, London for disposal.
23/12/1919 Registered at Lowestoft LT628
27/07/1921 Lowestoft registry closed By Order of Chief Registrar of Shipping. “To be registered under Part I in London”.
07/1921 Registered at London (No.401 of 1921) as a commercial vessel.
09/1921 Sold to Savoy Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Grimsby.
09/1921 London registry closed.
12/9/1921 Registered at Grimsby GY1302
26/06/1922 Registered at Grimsby as SALVIAN GY1302
04/1923 Sold to Havre Pêcheries Co, Havre.
07/05/1923 Grimsby registry closed.
05/1923 Registered at Le Havre as SANVIE.
1924 Sold to James Ritchie, Gardenstown & others. Le Havre registry closed. Registered at Banff as CONVALLARIA BF51
27/11/1930 Sold to George Hitcham Catchpole, Lowestoft.
11/1930 Banff registry closed.
27/11/1930 Registered at Lowestoft LT247
09/07/1931 Sold to Stanley Edward Catchpole, Lowestoft.
1930 Seasonal trawling from Fleetwood (Lowestoft Fish Selling Co Ltd, Lowestoft, managing agent).
30/03/1937 Re-possessed by mortgagee Peacock & Co (Lowestoft) Ltd, Lowestoft (Frederick Beane, manager).
12/08/1938 Sold to James Ritchie, Fraserburgh.
22/08/1938 Lowestoft registry closed.
03/09/1938 Registered at Banff BF497
1939 Sold to Mrs Jane A. Ritchie, Fraserburgh & others.
10/04/1940 requisitioned for war service on harbour defence patrol (Hire rate £17.17.10d/month).
10/1943 Employed on miscellaneous Naval duties.
1946 Sold to Albert Sutton & A. R. Sutton, Scarborough.
26/03/1946 Returned to owners. Fishing from Lowestoft.

Her details are 

  • Official Number 146044
  • Yard Number 568
  • ADM No 4127
  • Gt 96 Nt 41
  • Dimensions 86.2 x 18.5 x 9.2
  • Engines T.3-cyl and boiler by A. Hall & Co Ltd, Aberdeen

1954 Sold for breaking up
This information was supplied by Bosuns Watch where there is also a photo