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VIC 50

 

Builder I Pimblott  Northwich
Official Nr 168883
Yard Nr 660
Launched 17/6/1944
Delivered 7/1944
Length 80.5 ft
Beam 20 ft
Gross 147 tons
Deadweight 165 tons
Engine 2 Cyl Steam Compound
GOVERNMENT SERVICE

One of the earliest of the new "Improved VICs". The photograph below shows her on the River Weaver close to where (and presumably when) she was built. She was on naval service until March 1948 when she was sold to unknown civilian owners

CIVIL USE

 

 

Photograph courtesy of the Roy Cressey Collection