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KINGSTON AGATE H489
Built
1937
Cook Welton & Gemmell Hull
Off Number
165692
Length Ft
164.0
Tons Gross
464
Yard Number
640
Breadth Ft
27.2
Tons Net
168
Launched
18 Nov 1937
Draught
14.3
Hp
HP155
Registered
23 Dec 1937
Engine Builder
C D Holmes
Knots
K 12.5
Registered KINGSTON AGATE H489 Owners 23 12 1937 Kingston Steam Trawling Co Ltd Hull
  H.M.T KINGSTON AGATE Owners 18 09 1939 Requisitioned Admiralty
    Owners 03 01 1946 Returned to Owner from Admiralty
  KINGSTON AGATE H489 Owners 1946 Kingston Steam Trawling Co Ltd Hull
    . 1950 Fitted for fuel oil
    Sold for scrapping 1963 Jos de Smedt
Fate : Scrapped 03 10 1963 Antwerp Belgium
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
Armour
1939
FY212
Anti-Submarine
1946
1 4" gun
1941 27 August the Kingston Agate went to escort the German Submarine U750 after it had been captured by aircraft off Ireland
7th Nov 1941 : - Naval : Report - Northern patrol trawler Kingston Agate intercepted Swedish merchant ships "Vasaholm" and "Tunaholm" p.m. November 6th 200 miles west Faroes which are being escorted into harbor for examination.
1942 Based Portsmouth
1943 Refitted at Grimsby and transfered to Northern Patrols.
 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
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MARSHALL GEORGE 37 KINGSTON AGATE H489 . Spare Hand 02 Apr 1946 .
. . . Hawthorne Ave . . . .
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JOHNSON FRANK 12 KINGSTON AGATE H489 . Pleasurer Mar 1937 First trip aboard a trawler the following year sailed on the Chalcedony H392- Now lives Canada
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Kingston Agate alongside U570 - the U570 later was commisioned as HMS GRAPH

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
HMT CREWMEN
PORTER JAMES . HMT KINGSTON AGATE . Skipper RNR 25 Nov 1939 .
BOULTON ELMSLEY JAMES . HMT KINGSTON AGATE . Temp Lieutenant RCNVR Oct 1940 .
L`ESTRANGE HENRY OWEN . HMT KINGSTON AGATE . Lieutenant RNR 20 Jun 1941 .
SIMMS JOHN . HMT KINGSTON AGATE Lieutenant RNR Feb 1943 .
LANGLEY ROBERT JOHN . HMT KINGSTON AGATE Temp Lieutenant RANVR 1944 .
NORRIS EDWARD ALFRED . HMT KINGSTON AGATE . Temp Lieutenant RNVR 1944 .
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