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Yard No. 300

Yard Number 300 was named ERIN'S ISLE when launched on Wednesday 12/06/1912 by A & J Inglis Pointhouse Glasgow for Belfast & County Down Railway Company Belfast

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1912
Ship Type: Paddle Steamer
Tonnage: 633 grt
Length: 225.3 feet
Breadth: 29.2 feet
Draught: 8.7 feet

Owner History:
Belfast & County Down Railway Company, Belfast
1915 Admiralty requisition as minesweeper

Her last day was on 07/02/1919 going to the bottom after being struck by a mine

Additional Information:
21/11/1915 requisitioned by the Admiralty for use as a Minesweeper
Mined off the Nore near Edinburgh LV
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