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St. Malo GY 523

Saint Malo Built 1911 Cook Welton & Gemmell Beverley for Thomas Hamling & Co Ltd Hull H 371  04/1914 Requisitioned as a minesweeper FY 1375  06/12/1918 Sold to the St Malo Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby registered as GY 523  1919 Returned to owners 
1930 Bought by W. Garratt Grimsby renamed Carfax  1932 Bought by Edward C. Grant Grimsby renamed Wardour  1935 Sold to the Clan Steam Fishing Grimsby Co Ltd  28/08/1939 Requisitioned as a minesweeper FY 581 16/04/1946 Returned to owners 
1947 Transferred to Fleetwood 
1951 Sold to the Fern Leaf Co Ltd Fleetwood  1953 Registered as FD 146 
1954 Sold for scrap to Haulbowline Ind Ltd


Her Details are

  • Official Number 132278
  • Yard Number 227 
  • GT 335 NT 136 
  • Dimensions 140 x 23.7 x 12.4 
  • Quarter deck 75 
  • Engines Charles. D. Holmes 86 NHP 10½ knots 

Arrived at Passage West Co Cork 29/07/1954 for breaking up