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CAPE MELVILLE H150
Built
1929
Cochrane`s Selby
Off Number
160872
Length Ft
140.4
Tons Gross
343
Yard Number
1064
Breadth Ft
24.0
Tons Net
136
Launched
21.10.29
Draught
13.3
Hp
96HP
Registered
Dec 1929
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Knots
K
Registered CAPE MELVILLE H364 Owners 1929 Hudson Fishing Co Ltd ( Hudson Brothers Trawlers Managaers )
  H.M.T CAPE MELVILLE Owners Admiralty Aug 1939 - Aug 1945
Renamed LOCH ALSH H150 Owners 1946 - 1956 Loch Fishing Co Ltd Hull
    Owners  
Fate : Scrapped Ghent 19.5.56
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
Aug 1939
FY 651
Minesweeper
Aug 1945
18 May 1940 H.M.T Cape Melville sailed from Gt Yarmouth as part of Operation Quentin, Quidnunc, and Quixote were trawlers went to cut the 6 under sea telecommunications lines to Germany from the UK. H.M.T Pelton another Hull Trawler was also part of the operation.
 

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
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GRAY THOMAS . CAPE MELVILLE H150 . Wirless Operator 1932 .
CLEVELAND ERNEST . .CAPE MELVILLE H150 . Bosun 1930 .
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PRATT WILLIAM GEORGE PERCY . HMT CAPE MELVILLE H150 . . 16/05/44 - 13/05/45  
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