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CRICCIETH (1905)

Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2011 9:52 pm
by yorkieman
As her name suggests, an import into the Tyne towage fleet.
1905, 102grt
Cox & Co., Falmouth (113) as CONQUEROR for Swansea Steam Tug Owners
1906 the Steam Tug Conqueror Ltd.
Chartered to Royal Navy 2/1915 as a boom defence vessel
1917 renamed CRICCIETH
Returned to owners 1920 and sold to France Fenwick Tyne & Wear Company
Broken up at Gateshead 3/1958
CRICCIETH1905.jpg
In the background is MARTY