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ALEXANDRITE H726
Built
1917
Cook Welton & Gemmell
Off Number
143881
Length Ft
125.4
Tons Gross
249
Yard Number
340N
Breadth Ft
22.5
Tons Net
109
Launched
09 06 1917
Engine Builder
Amos & Smith
Hp
480 HP
Registered
01 12 1917
Knots
10.5 K
Registered THOMAS BLACKTHORN 3606 Owners 1917 Admiralty Purchased Trawler
Renamed THOMAS BLACKTHORN LO275   1919 Registered as a Fishing Trawler
  ALEXANDRITE H726 Owners 06 11 1922 - Kingston Steam Trawling Co Ltd Hull
    Owners  
Fate : 11 Oct 1923 Vessel wrecked off Buckton Cliffs Speeton yorkshire while homeward bound all crew rescued.
Admiralty
Pennant No
Role
Sold
1917
3606
Minesweeper
1922
16 05 1919 Loaned United States for minesweeping in North Sea
 

 

Fact File

THOMAS BLACKTHORN - The vessels built for the Admiralty were given the names of the fallen men from the battle of Trafalgar, the THOMAS BLACKTHORN was one such named vessel.

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
. . . . . Skipper . .
. . . . . Second Hand . .
. . . . . Mate . .
. . . . Bosun . .
. . . . Third hand . .
. . . . . Fourth hand . .