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VIC 73       Lowlight

 

Builder Brown S&D  Hull
Official Nr 180316
Yard Nr 16
Launched 9/1944
Delivered 11/1944
Length 66.8 ft
Beam 18.4 ft
Gross 96 tons
Deadweight 140 tons
Engine 2 Cyl Steam Compound
GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Until September 1945, VIC73 served on the River Schelde in Belgium before transferring to Rosyth.

CIVIL USE

In 1948 bought by the Purdy Coal Company of North Shields and reamed "Lowlight". Her ultimate fate is not known.