SMITH'S DOCK COMPANY LTD., SOUTH BANK

Name BEDFORDSHIRE
Type Trawler
Yard Number 988
Launched 17/07/1935
Completed 08/1935
Off. Number 164392
Engine builder Shipbuilder
Engine type T. 3cyl.
GRT 443
Length (feet) 162.3
Beam (feet) 26.7
First owner Bedfordshire Fishing Co. (H. Markham Cook), Grimsby
   
History 08/1939 Admiralty purchase as anti-submarine trawler, no. Fy.141
  03/1942 Lent to US Navy
   
Fate 12/05/1942 torpedoed by U.558 off Cape Lookout, North Carolina while under U.S. operational control.

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