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AVONDALE H166
Built
1918
Wivenhoe, Rennie Forrest Shipbuilding, Engineering & Dry Dock Co Ltd
Off Number
143805
Length Ft
115.4
Tons Gross
202
Yard Number
1311
Breadth Ft
22.1
Tons Net
79
Launched
1918
Draught
12.1
Hp
57 HP
Registered
June 1918
Engine Builder
A G Mumford Colchester
Knots
K
Registered HMT WILLIAM FALL ( Strath Class ) Owners 1918 - 1920 Built for Admiralty
  WILLIAM FALL LO193 Owners 20 12 1919 Registered as a fishing vessel
    Owners 26 01 1920 London register closed
    Owners 12 02 1920 registered Hull
  AVONDALE H166 Owners Mar 1920 East Hull Steam Trawling Co Ltd - G.H. Brown, manager
  AVONDALE H166 Owners July 1934 J W Tomlinson & Jnr North Shields
    Owners  
Fate : Scrapped 1954
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
Armour
1918
3749
Anti - Submarine
1920
2 - 1-12pdr / 303cal Lewis Machine Gun / W/T and Hydrophone Listening equipment
 

 

Fact File

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

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
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LONSDALE CLAUDE 18 AVONDALE H166 . Deckhand 19 Sept 1923 Lost overboard Iceland
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PINDER RICHARD 18 AVONDALE H166 . Deckhand 21 Feb 1933 Lost overboard North Sea
. . . 13 St James St Hull . . . .
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SKOW ARTHUR 47 AVONDALE H166 . Second Engineer 09 Sept 1928 Died in Klaksvig Hospital Iceland after illness aboard vessel
. . . 119 Council Ave Gipsyville Hull . . . .
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HALLIWELL ALFRED . AVONDALE H166 . Skipper Nov 1927 .
. . . . . Mate / Second Hand . .
. . . . . Bosun / Third hand . .
. . . . . Fourth hand . .
. . . . . Fifth hand / Cook . .
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