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VIC 47

 

Builder R.Dunston, Thorne
Official Nr 180317
Yard Nr 459
Launched 5/11/1944
Delivered 12/1944
Length 66.8 ft
Beam 18.4 ft
Gross 96 tons
Deadweight 140 tons
Engine Oil
GOVERNMENT SERVICE

First registered at Hull in 1944 as one of a batch of 9 motor powered VICs built by Dunstons. Shipped to Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) as deck cargo on the "Empire Admiral" and worked on admiralty duties at Trincomalee until 1953.

CIVIL USE

Sold to local but unidentified owners in 1953 after which there is no trace of her.