Redesmere

Vessel name on Arrival: Cumbria

Original Builder: Cook, Welton & Gemmell of Beverley, Hull

Original Yard No: 441

Official Number: 145870

Vessel Type: coaster

GRT: 345

Year Built: 1921

Arrival Date: 02/07/1957

Breakup Started: 09/07/1957

Date First Beached: 29/08/1957

Date Breakup Completed: 01/10/1957

Draught For’d: 4' 10"

Draught Aft: 9' 0"

Name Changes:

 

1921  :  S.S. REDESMERE for Northwich Carrying

1926  :  S.S. BROCKLEY COMBE for Ald Shipping Company

1937  :  S.S. LOTHDALE for G. Couper & Company

1953  :  S.S. ORKNEY DAWN for Bremner & Company

1955  :  S.S. CUMBRIA for W. Bennett

Other Information:

 

Coasting Cargo-Ship

 

23-02-1921  :   Launched

15-09-1921  :   Completed

 

Tonnage  :  345 tons                          Dimensions  :   41.1 metres  x  7.0 metres

 

Propulsion  :   Triple-Expansion steam reciprocating engine                          Speed  :  9.5 knots