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CAULONIA H171
Built
1912
Cochrane Selby
Off Number
134754
Length Ft
136.8
Tons Gross
296
Yard Number
544
Breadth Ft
23.0
Tons Net
130
Launched
12 Oct 1912
Draught
12.3
Hp
79HP
Registered
Dec 1912
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Knots
K
Registered CAULONIA GY792 Owners 1912 Alliance Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby
      25 Feb 1915 Ran ashore at Redcar
    Owners Mar 1918 Strand Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby
  H.M.T CAULONIA Owners 1915 - 1919 Admiralty
  CAULONIA GY792 Owners 1935 Strand Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby ( H C Baker Manager )
  CAULONIA H171 Owners 09 Oct 1939 - Hudson Steam Fishing Co Ltd ( Hudson Brothers managers)
    Owners 1942 - Northern Trawlers London ( Hull Registered ) W A Bennett manager
  H.M.T CAULONIA Owners 1940 - 1943 Admiralty
Fate : 31 Mar 1943 Stranded Rye Bay Sussex later sank - Hastings Lifeboat - Bronze Medals were awarded to Coxswain John E Muggeridge and Mechanic WR Hilder for the rescue of seven men from HM Trawler Caulonia. Four Thanks of the Institution Inscribed on Vellums were also awarded.
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
1915
3201
Minesweeper
1919
1940
4.163
Aux Patrol
1942
1942
4.163
Minesweeper
Lost
 

 

IN REMEMBERANCE OF CREWMEN WHO DIED AT SEA
Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth
Occupation
Date of Death
Detail
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BOWES FRED ARTHUR . HMT CAULONIA . Ordinary Seaman 31 March 1943 .
BOYCE CYRIL JOHN 29 HMT CAULONIA . Ordinary Seaman 31 March 1943 Husband of Margaret Boyce, of Slough, Buckinghamshire
WALKER LESLIE 29 HMT CAULONIA . Stoker 31 March 1943 Son of Thomas and Edith Walker, of Ellesmere Port; husband of Emily Rebecca Walker, of Ellesmere Port
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