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Name: CELTIA
Type: Fishing Vessel
Launched: 19/09/1907
Completed: 10/1907
Builder: Smith's Dock Co Ltd
Yard: North Shields
Yard Number: 359
Dimensions: 239grt, 93nrt, 120.3 x 21.6 x 11.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (12.0, 20 & 33 x 24ins), 65nhp
Engines by: WVV Lidgerwood, Glasgow
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 121620
History:
10/1907 John & Jenkin Jones, Milford
11/05/1910 Harley & Miller, Liverpool
07/1926 Registered at Liverpool
05/1939 Yolland & Llewellin Trawling Co Ltd, Liverpool
10/1940 City Steam Fishing Co Ltd, Hull (J Marr & Son Ltd, Fleetwood, managers)
1948 William Mayler & Sydney Bennett, Fleetwood
1949 Ribble Trawlers (Merchants Fleetwood Ltd), Liverpool
1954 Wyre Steam Trawlers Ltd (Merchants Fleetwood Ltd), Fleetwood
02/1955 Broken up
Comments: 1907: Allocated fishing registration number M216 at Milford
29/05/1917: Requisitioned by the Admiralty for the fishery reserve
16/01/1918: Armed with 1 x 6pdr gun
1919: Returned to owners
1926: Allocated fishing registration number LL28 at Liverpool
25/11/1939: Requisitioned by the Admiralty as a minesweeper
19/01/1940: Returned to owners
02/1955: Broken up by Hammond Lane Metal Co Ltd, Dublin


Above photo copyright of Fleetwood Maritime Heritage Trust