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Name: CHANNEL QUEEN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 04/08/1921
Completed: 10/1921
Builder: Charles Rennoldson & Co
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 195
Dimensions: 710grt, 320nrt, 180.4 x 28.0 x 12.1ft
Engines: T3cyl (13.5, 22 & 37 x 27ins), 102nhp
Engines by: Day, Summers & Co Ltd, Southampton
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 9.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 146138
History:
10/1921 British Channel Islands Shipping Co Ltd, London
1939 Brook Shipping (Comben Longstaff); renamed WESTOWN
1940 George W Grace, London
1946 Holderness Steamship Co Ltd, Hull
1947 Renamed HOLDERNOOK
1956 Glynwood Navigation Co (TE Kettlewell & Son), Hull; renamed LOGHOLDER
27/12/1956 Broken up
Comments: 27/12/1956: Broken up at Dover


Above photo as CHANNEL QUEEN courtesy of Richard Cox

Above photo as HOLDERNOOK copyright of Charlie Hill

Above photo as HOLDERNOOK courtesy of Richard Cox