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ARCTIC SCOUT H143
Built
1936
Cochrane`s Selby
Off Number
164915
Length Ft
166.0
Tons Gross
494
Yard Number
1153
Breadth Ft
27.6
Tons Net
166
Launched
24 03 1936
Draught
14.2
Hp
HP
Registered
04 04 1936
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Knots
K
Registered CAPE ARGONA H265 Owners 1936 - 1951 Hudson Brothers Trawlers Ltd Hull
Renamed HMT CAPE ARGONA Owners 1939 - 1945 Admiralty
  ARCTIC SCOUT H143 Owners 1951 - 1957 Boyd Line Ltd Hull
    Owners  
Fate : 1957 Scrapped Ghent
Admiralty Bought
Pennant No
Role
Sold
Aug 1939
FY 190
Anti-Submarine
1945
12TH A/S Strike Force Belfast
Convoy PQ 18
26 Oct 1940 With fellow trawlers Drangey and Paynter and the Polish Destroyer Burza and the British destroyer Echo saved Survivors of the biggest liner to be sunk during the war Empress of Britain.
 

 

IN REMEMBERANCE OF CREWMEN WHO DIED AT SEA
Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth
Occupation
Date of Death
Detail
In 1955 While fishing the Arctic Scout was near Bear Island in bad weather when 5 crewmen were washed overboard by a large wave, 2 of the five were rescued.
BURNETT GERALD 20 ARCTIC SCOUT H143 . Sparehand 01 Jan 1955 .
LYELL CHRISTOPHER EDWARD . 21 ARCTIC SCOUT H143 . Sparehand 01 Jan 1955 .
STEPHENSON RONALD 19 ARCTIC SCOUT H143 . Deckhand 01 Jan 1955 .
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Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
GRAY ROBERT . ARCTIC SCOUT H143 . Skipper 01 Jan 1955 .
. . . 24 Kings Bench St Anlaby . . .
WHITE JOHN WILLIAM . ARCTIC SCOUT H143 . Crewman 01 Jan 1955 was one of the crewmen who was washed overboard and rescued
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