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Name: EBOR DOWNS
Type: Trawler
Launched: 14/02/1919
Completed: 26/08/1919
Builder: Charles Rennoldson & Co
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 201
Dimensions: 275grt, 113nrt, 125.3 x 23.4 x 12.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (12.5, 21 & 35 x 26ins), 87nhp
Engines by: Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 136086
History:
26/08/1919 Ebor Fishing Co Ltd, Middlesbrough (CW Robinson, manager)
1920 Harley & Miller Ltd, Liverpool
1928 Consolidated Fisheries Ltd, Swansea; renamed CARDIFF CASTLE
1944 Dinas Steam Trawling Co Ltd, Fleetwood
1946 Renamed LILAMAR
12/02/1958 Broken up
Comments: Launched as EDWARD GALLAGHER for The Admiralty
1926: Allocated fishing registration number LL23 at Liverpool
1928: Allocated fishing registration number SA90 at Swansea
1939: Requisitioned by the Admiralty as a minesweeper
1945: Allocated fishing registration number FD128 at Fleetwood
1946: Returned to owners
12/02/1958: Arrived at Dublin for breaking up by Hammond Lane Foundry Ltd


Above photo as CARDIFF CASTLE copyright of the Imperial War Museum

Above photo as LILAMAR copyright of John Clarkson