Gelert 1881 HMS - Harbour Defence Patrol Craft

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Gelert 1881 HMS - Harbour Defence Patrol Craft

Post by Woody » Fri Jul 21, 2017 3:21 pm

HMS Gelert
Harbour Defence Patrol Craft
Launched by John Fullerton & Company Paisley, Yard No 44, on 14/6/1881 as a Steam Yacht for A.Wood, Conway. Fate not known
105.7 ft x 16 ft x 9.1 ft
engine by De Winton & Co, Carnarvon.
1-screw, .C2Cyl,,I. (14 & 27 - 20in). 80lb. 36nhp

By 1884 John G, Mackie, Balcarry House, Castle Douglas. Reg – Glasgow.
By 1890 Robert H. J. Stewart, 'Physgill' Glasserton, Whithorn, Wigtownshire
1898 Registered Plymouth
1902-1920 Sir John Jackson. Victoria Street, Westminster, London.
1925 Sir Charles MacIver, Glan-y-Menai, Menai Bridge, Anglesey.
1925 registered Beaumaris.
In 1935 Lt Cmdr Colin D Campbell, RNVR, Winchester House., Old Broad Street, London EC2 (Regd. Beaumaris).
November 1939 purchased by the Admiralty for use as a Harbour Defence Patrol Craft
9/1/1946 Sold

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