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VIC 106

 

Builder Shipbuilding Corp, Newcastle
Official Nr 169211
Yard Nr 28
Launched 3/1946
Delivered 6/1946
Length 83.5 ft
Beam 20 ft
Gross 154 tons
Deadweight 165+ tons
Engine Oil
GOVERNMENT SERVICE

One of only two VICs built by this builder (the other being VIC105) and both were among ony a few built from scratch with diesel engines. With the navy and admiralty at Gosport and later at Plymouth until she was sold in 1970. She is seen below in August 1950 at Portsmouth

CIVIL USE

Nothing known about her after her sale in 1970.  

 

Photograph courtesy of the Roy Cressey Collection