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Name: SCOTOL
Type: Tanker
Launched: 23/06/1916
Completed: 11/1916
Builder: Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 205
Dimensions: 1177grt, 585nrt, 210.0 x 34.8 x 15.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (16, 26 & 43 x 27ins), 141nhp
Engines by: J Dickinson & Sons Ltd, Sunderland
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 139161
History:
11/1916 The Admiralty - Royal Fleet Auxilliary
21/04/1948 Hemsley Bell Ltd (HLR Bell, managers), Southampton
21/06/1948 Renamed HEMSLEY 1
12/05/1969 Wrecked
Comments: 12/05/1969: Wrecked off Porthcothan, 6nm south west of Padstow
On voyage from Liverpool to Antwerp in ballast
Broken up in situ


Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Photo as HEMSLEY 1 courtesy of Richard Cox