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ARNOLD BENNETT H259 - GTNJ
Built
1930
Cochrane & Sons Ltd, Selby
Off Number
162185
Length Ft
140.2
Tons Gross
353
Yard Number
1086
Breadth Ft
24.5
Tons Net
147
Launched
31 May 1930
Draught
13.2
Hp
95 HP
Registered
22 July 1930
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Knots
K
Registered ARNOLD BENNETT H259 Owners 22 07 1930 Newington Steam Trawling Co Ltd Hull
    Lengthened 30 11 1939 - 156.2 ft /374G / 167N -  New bow & Stern
  HMT ARNOLD BENNETT Owners 03 06 1940 Requisitioned for Admiralty service at a rate of £201.10.1d a month
    Owners 03 07 1945  Returned to owners
    Owners 02 05 1947 Partnership ( Hull ) Ltd Hull    Kenneth Percival Manager
    Owners 04 11 1948 Bay Fisheries Ltd, Fleetwood -Basil A. Parkes, manager
    Owners 23 11 1949 W.H. Dunnett Bray and Air Commadore Arthur V Harvey London -Basil A. Parkes, manager
    Owners 23 04 1955 Saint Andrew’s Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Hull - Basil A. Parkes, manager
    Sold for scrapping Shipbreaking Industries Ltd for breaking up at Charlestown, Fife
Fate : Scrapped Charlestown June 1955
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
Armour
1939
FY1939
APV
1-12pdr
May 1941
Minesweeper
July 1945
1-12pdr
June 1940 - INVERGORDON
 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
MILLENER RW . HMT ARNOLD BENNETT . Temp Skipper RNR June 1940 MILLINER ? - Aux Patrol Vessel Rosyth Command / Cromarty Sub Command Invergordon
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Fact File

11 Dec 1952 The Arnold Bennett was arrested by the Russians for illegal fishing in the Barents Sea a fine of 500 roubles was imposed by the Murmansk peoples court. Catch and gear was also confiscated.

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
STORR BUNG . ARNOLD BENNETT H259 . Skipper Jan 1947 .
WILLIAMS JIM . ARNOLD BENNETT H259 . Sparehand 1947 .
MILLINER R . ARNOLD BENNETT H259 . Skipper July 1945 .
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